Map Shows Record Warm Week
In Alaska, As State Sees Spring-like Thaw

As the continental U.S. faced frigid weather and major winter storms in January, Alaska experienced record high temperatures. READ MORE

 




This map shows land surface temperature anomalies in Alaska for January 23–30, 2014. Based on NASA satellite data, the map shows how 2014 temperatures compared to the 2001–2010 average for the same week. Areas with warmer than average temperatures are shown in red; near-normal temperatures are white; and areas that were cooler than the base period are blue. (Image credit: Jesse Allen, Jeff Schmatltz/NASA Earth Observatory)



 
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