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Viewing historical and future wind information for Alaska

Online or In-person in Akasofu/IARC 407 2160 Koyukuk Drive, Fairbanks

ACCAP has recently developed a visualization tool that displays wind information for 71 coastal and inland locations around Alaska, based on hourly station reports and hourly downscaled winds from two climate models.

VAWS: Radar Love – New Data, New Services, and the Rising Allure of SAR

Online or In-person in Akasofu/IARC 407 2160 Koyukuk Drive, Fairbanks

This presentation will introduce you to some of these recent developments, specifically focusing on current and upcoming sensors as well as on new data products and services offered by the Alaska Satellite Facility, NASA's prime data center for SAR data.

May 2020 National Weather Service Alaska Climate Outlook Briefing

Akasofu 407 UAF International Arctic Research Center, Fairbanks, Fairbanks

Speaker: Rick Thoman, ACCAP | We will review recent climate conditions around Alaska, review some forecast tools and finish up the Climate Prediction Center's forecast for the coming month and season.

Alaska’s berries and their changing seasons

Online or In-person in Akasofu/IARC 407 2160 Koyukuk Drive, Fairbanks

Dr. Spellman and Dr. Mulder will discuss the ongoing research by IARC and Institute of Arctic Biology that explores how earlier springs, warmer summers and wetter falls influence our amazing Alaska berries throughout their life cycles.

July 2020 National Weather Service Alaska Climate Outlook Briefing

Online or In-person in Akasofu/IARC 407 2160 Koyukuk Drive, Fairbanks

We will review recent climate conditions around Alaska, review some forecast tools and finish up the Climate Prediction Center's forecast for August and the remaining summer/early fall season.

Bering Science: Spring 2020 Bering Region Ocean Update

Online or In-person in Akasofu/IARC 407 2160 Koyukuk Drive, Fairbanks

We will be presenting some new data and information products, based on the needs of federal and state agency managers, coastal communities, tribes, and private industry, and invite webinar participants and other residents of western Alaska to join our conversation about their observations and their needs.

Detecting, Projecting, and Attributing Changes in Extreme Events in Alaska

Online or In-person in Akasofu/IARC 407 2160 Koyukuk Drive, Fairbanks

In a two part webinar, work on detecting and projecting changes in extreme temperature events over Alaska will be paired with a presentation on attributing the role of anthropogenic climate change in extreme events in Alaska.

VAWS: Deconstructing Surface Water in Permafrost Regions

Online or In-person in Akasofu/IARC 407 2160 Koyukuk Drive, Fairbanks

Speaker: Erin Trochim, University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF) Satellite records from the mid 1980s onward provide the opportunity to examine surface water distribution and change in permafrost regions. This is…

September 2020 National Weather Service Alaska Climate Outlook Briefing

Online or In-person in Akasofu/IARC 407 2160 Koyukuk Drive, Fairbanks

We will review recent climate conditions around Alaska, review some forecast tools and finish up the Climate Prediction Center's forecast for October and the late fall/early winter season.

Complementary Uses of GEO and LEO Satellite Data in Alaska

Online or In-person in Akasofu/IARC 407 2160 Koyukuk Drive, Fairbanks

For Alaska, LEO and GEO satellites have advantages and disadvantages, however other traditional observation networks are sparse in the state, so it is important to utilize the best qualities of each platform to fully diagnose and monitor hazardous natural events. This presentation will show several examples of how data from each of these satellite platforms can be complementary in this process.

December 2020 National Weather Service Alaska Climate Outlook Briefing

Online or In-person in Akasofu/IARC 407 2160 Koyukuk Drive, Fairbanks

We will review recent climate conditions around Alaska, review some forecast tools and finish up the Climate Prediction Center's forecast for January (2021) and the remaining winter season.