Alaska faces ‘Icemageddon’ as temperatures swing wildly – Japan Today

Hours after thermometers on Kodiak Island in the south reached 19.4 degrees Celsius (67 Fahrenheit) — the warmest December temperature ever recorded in Alaska — the interior of the state saw 25 millimeters (an inch) of rain fall in just a few hours, a downpour unseen in decades.

Alaska faces ‘Icemageddon’ as temperatures swing wildly – Japan Today