February Precipitation and Temperature Anomalies for Alaska
Maps showing temperature and precipitation anomalies for Alaska for the month of February 2015 based on averages of observed values for the month. Click here to see more and join the monthly National Weather Service Alaska Climate Forecast Briefings! Images courtesy of the NWS.
3rd National Climate Assessment Report Released
The National Climate Assessment summarizes the impacts of climate change on the United States, now and in the future. A team of more than 300 experts guided by a 60-member Federal Advisory Committee produced the report.
Report available here.
Video and audio podcasts now available for the archived Alaska Climate Webinar Series!
SNAP and ACCAP develop data analysis and visualization tools to aid the study of interrelated systems, improve decision making, manage resources, and inform policy. This project is part of the Spatial Tools for Arctic Mapping and Planning (STAMP) project of the Alaska Ocean Observing System (AOOS).
Historical Sea Ice Atlas For Alaska Waters
This atlas is the first ever consolidated, digitized, historical record of sea ice concentrations in coastal and offshore waters of Alaska, spanning the time period from the 1850s through present. Explore the atlas here.
Our webinars are designed to promote dialogue among scientists, government, managers, industry, and individuals who need information related to climate change in Alaska to make well informed decisions. Find out more...
Crane Johnson & Rick Thoman, National Weather Service
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at 10:00 AM AKDT
We will present a brief overview of current conditions and provide our spring statewide flooding potential outlook. This will be followed by a comparison of historic breakup years and a spring/summer climate outlook.
ACCAP partners with stakeholders to inform realistic community plans and climate adaptation strategies using the most scientifically accurate, reliable, and up-to-date information. Learn more…