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September 24, 2021
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Quarterly Climate Impacts and Outlook for Alaska and Northwestern Canada for June–August 2021, with an outlook for October–December 2021. Dated September 2021. 

NOAA’s Regional Climate Services Program and partners created these Climate Outlooks to inform the public about recent climate impacts within their respective regions. Each regional report contains easy-to-understand language, and anyone can access them through the Drought Portal.

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June 17, 2021
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Quarterly Climate Impacts and Outlook for Alaska and Northwestern Canada for March - May 2021; outlook for July -September 2021. Dated June 2021. 

NOAA’s Regional Climate Services Program and partners created these Climate Outlooks to inform the public about recent climate impacts within their respective regions. Each regional report contains easy-to-understand language, and anyone can access them through the Drought Portal.

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March 12, 2021
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Quarterly Climate Impacts and Outlook for Alaska and Northwestern Canada for December 2020 - February 2021; outlook for April - June 2021. Dated March 2021. 

Winter started at the beginning of November with the early arrival of a record setting 40cm snowfall. Conditions remained snowy resulting in 66cm depth of snow on the ground at the airport at the end of February. Northwest Canada & Alaska was mostly dryer than normal.

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December 21, 2020
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Quarterly Climate Impacts and Outlook for Alaska and Northwestern Canada for September – November 2020; outlook for January – March 2021. Dated December 2020. 

A strong storm moved from the northwest Bering Sea, across Chukotka and into the southwest Chukchi Sea November 5 to 7. The storm brought snow and rain to St. Lawrence Island, the Bering Strait and most of the Seward Peninsula.  Heavy snow also fell over parts of Interior Alaska on November 5-7 from the same storm system.

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October 7, 2020
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Quarterly Climate Impacts and Outlook for Alaska and Northwestern Canada for June – August 2020; outlook for October – December 2020. Dated October 2020. 

Summer was cloudy and wetter than normal over eastern Alaska, Yukon, Northwest Territories and Northern BC.  Temperatures were generally colder than normal or close to normal in Yukon, Northwest Territories and Northern BC.

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June 16, 2020
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Quarterly Climate Impacts and Outlook for Alaska and Northwestern Canada for March – May 2020; outlook for July – September 2020.  Dated June 2020. 

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April 1, 2020
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Quarterly Climate Impacts and Outlook for Alaska and Northwestern Canada for December 2019 – February 2020; outlook for March – May 2020.  Dated March 2020. 

The winter period, December 2019 to February 2020, was colder than normal in almost all of Alaska and most of central and northern Yukon and Northwest Territories. This past winter was the first normally cold Yukon winter in the last few years.

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December 30, 2019
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Quarterly Climate Impacts and Outlook for Alaska and Northwestern Canada for September – November 2019; outlook for January – March 2020.  Dated December 2019. 

Autumn 2019 began with drought or abnormal dryness in southern Alaska, stretching from the Alaska Peninsula in the west to the Panhandle in the east.  ​Repeated autumn storms brought a range of near normal to much above normal precipitation to southwest and south central Alaska.

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October 2, 2019
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Quarterly Climate Impacts and Outlook for Alaska and Northwestern Canada for June – August 2019; outlook for October – December 2019.  Dated September 2019. 

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June 27, 2019
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Quarterly Climate Impacts and Outlook for Alaska and Northwestern Canada for March – May 2019; outlook for July – September 2019.  Dated June 2019. 

Most of Alaska, Yukon, the western portion of the Northwest Territories (NT) and northern British Columbia (BC) were significantly warmer than normal during this past spring, with some areas in Yukon, and the NT near record warmth. In contrast, a small area in northwestern BC was colder than normal. Temperatures over the remainder of BC averaged near normal.