While the airport had more than 10 inches of snow, other parts of town got more than twice that.
A state Department of Transportation spokesman said it was Anchorage’s heaviest snowfall in more than 20 years.
With three weeks left in the year, 2022 could surpass the 1991 record by several inches.
It’s the highest temperature recorded in Utqiagvik between Oct. 30 and April 22 in more than a century of monitoring.
The Delta Junction bison hunt usually extends from October to March, but the state limited this year’s season to just two weeks.
By noon, Alaska Seaplanes had canceled a flight to Tenakee Springs and anticipated canceling another to Pelican due to the wind.
Juneau’s fire marshal says the recent fires aren’t connected and there isn’t any evidence of crime, but there is a common thread – using heaters for the first time with the onset of cold weather.
There were no injuries from the slide, but it was a close call for some.
A total lunar eclipse happens when the moon falls completely in the Earth’s shadow.
The forecast favors colder-than-average temperatures for Southeast Alaska this winter.