572  
NOAK49 PAFG 241452  
PNSAFG  
AKZ222-250300-  
 
PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK  
652 AM AKDT MON APR 24 2017  
   
..FAIRBANKS HAS 207 DAYS IN A ROW REACHING BELOW FREEZING
 
 
 
LAST NIGHT WAS THE FIRST NIGHT SINCE SEPTEMBER 29, 2016, THAT DID  
NOT HAVE A LOW TEMPERATURE BELOW FREEZING IN FAIRBANKS. THIS  
MAKES 207 DAYS IN A ROW IN FAIRBANKS THAT HAD A LOW TEMPERATURE  
THAT WAS BELOW FREEZING. FAIRBANKS COULD STILL DROP BELOW  
FREEZING LATE TONIGHT TO CONTINUE THIS STREAK, BUT THAT IS NOT  
LIKELY.  
 
THIS WAS THE 14TH LONGEST STREAK OF BELOW FREEZING LOW  
TEMPERATURES IN FAIRBANKS. THE LONGEST STREAK WAS 230 DAYS IN THE  
WINTER OF 1956-57. AS MANY RESIDENTS REMEMBER, THE EXTENDED WINTER  
OF 2012-13 HAD 214 DAYS IN A ROW WITH LOWS BELOW FREEZING.  
 

 
 
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