Webinars

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VAWS: 2020 U.S. Climate Normals Project – Alaska Region

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

This presentation will provide background on methodologies used to generate the normals and updates to the largely similar methods used in the 2010 normals processing.

Lightning: Basics, Theory, and Observations in Alaska

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

Lightning in Alaska poses unique challenges for the operational forecasting, fire weather, and climate communities. This presentation incorporates these challenges by providing a technical discussion on topics such as lightning terminology, behavior, and networks as well as charging theory in relation to lightning production.

June 2021 NWS Alaska Climate Outlook Briefing

We will review recent climate conditions around Alaska, review some forecast tools and finish up the Climate Prediction Center’s forecast for July and the remaining summer season.

Bering Science winter 2020/2021: Sharing science in and around the Bering Sea

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

This year’s report includes sections on storms, erosion, fish, crab, ocean acidification, plankton, HABs, marine mammals, marine debris and seabirds. The discussion will also provide updates on scientific research taking place during summer 2021 in the Bering Sea region.

July 2021 NWS Alaska Climate Outlook Briefing

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

August 2021 NWS Alaska Climate Outlook Briefing

We will review recent climate conditions around Alaska, review some forecast tools and finish up the Climate Prediction Center’s forecast for September and fall season.