Late winter isn't what it used to be: the trends over the past 50 years of February average temperatures across northern and western Alaska are extraordinary: near or above +9F (5C) in the past half century. #akwx #Arctic @Climatologist49 @IARC_Alaska @SNAPandACCAP @DaveSnider pic.twitter.com/1wp1z4k6gb

— Rick Thoman (@AlaskaWx) February 1, 2019