Climate Impacts

While many of us were wrapped up in March Madness this spring, Alaska residents and people across the globe participated in a different kind of competition.

Friday, November 1, 2013

  • October in Alaska this year was more like September, with warmth and rain in place of autumn chill and snow. Wind anomalies related to unusual pressure patterns conspired to bring a steady stream of warm, wet air from southerly latitudes into Alaska.