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Fairbanks Daily News Miner (Newspaper) - May 10, 1986, Fairbanks, Alaska 2�?daily news Miner Fairbanks Alaska Alaska saturday May to 1986 Clr cd of cd cd Clr Clr Clr the associated state Anchorage rain. Annette pay cloy. Barrow Cloudy. Bethel drizzle. Betties sunny. Cold Bay. Cloudy Cordova ply cloy. Dillingham foggy Fairbanks pay cloy Gulkana. Sunny. Homer Cloudy. Juneau sunny Kenai rain. King Salmon drizzle. Kodiak Cloudy. Kotzebue pay cloy. Mcgrath rain. Nome sunny. Northway pay cloy Prudhoe Bay Cloudy. St Paul drizzle Seward Cloudy. Sitka sunny. Talkeetna drizzle. Valdez showers Yakutat showers higly 55 at fort Wainwright Lowell at Gnu Kupa Ruk National temperatures indicate previous Day s High and overnight Low High �3 48 24 36 46 50 47 36 55 46 45 47. 40 39 47 37 38. 36 49 25 42 44 51 41 44 45 Low or 36 to 35 015 13 too 32 035 30 to 40 0 03 35 0 44 32 0 06 32 too 32 too 32 Ooi 38 mag 31 or 33 0 22 35 Ooi 20 too 31 013 24 to 24 too 13 mag 37 0 28 38 0 09 37 0.35 36 0.14 35 0 25 34 053 50 47 63 04 so 35 their Clr Clr cd �0 87 cd Clr Clr 62 39 cd 45 34 of 47 38 06 74 72 53 62 Albany a y Albuquerque Amarillo Asheville. Hilo pre Tolk 65 35 Clr 66 37 .13 Clr so 41 Clr 75 45 Clr Atlanta. 88 63 quantic City. 53 48 Austin. 80 67 Baltimore. 65 52 Charleston a. 73 67 Char lesion. W a. 75 46 Char Lotte no. 74 62 Cheyenne. 53 31 07 cd Chicago. 71 47 in Cincinnati. 75 Cleveland. 61 82 columbus.ohio74 Concord n a. Off Dallas it Worth is Dayton. 73 Denver. 61 Des Moines. 80 Detroit. 64 Helena. 55 Honolulu. 87 Houston. 83 Indianapolis. 73 Jackson miss. 92 Kansas City. 83 Las vegas. So Little Rock. 84 los Angeles. 81 new Orleans. 91 new York City. 65 Norfolk a. 58 North Platte. 69 Oklahoma City. 81 Omaha. 79 Orlando. 93 67 of cd Philadelphia. 65 Phoenix. 87 Pittsburgh. 63 .52 Portland Ore. 58 Providence. 53 Raleigh. 64 rapid City 60 Reno. 73 32 san Diego. 74 56 san Francisco. 80 54 san Juan or. 87 72 03 St Ste Marie. 60 45 Seattle. 50 47 .09 Shreveport. 87 64 .33 cd 21-Iiorit Hua i Ali in forecast recent seismic events coincidental cd in cd cd cd cd 64 of cd 63 83 cd s3 cd 67 97 cd 58 cd 69 cd Clr cd Clr Clr Clr 45 51 41 61 .15 58 89 so 59 48 36 02 cd 48 23 in 42 54 39 61 cd Cdv cd Clr in cd cd Clr Clr cd Clr n \. V to warm cold a occluded front front front a weather symbols thunderstorm drizzle Snow front a rom = fog. Blowing i Snow prepared by the National weather service. Fairbanks. Alaska by David Foster associated press writer anchorages alaskans recent spate of earthquakes and volcanic eruptions is probably just a coincidence and does not presage increased seismic activity scientists say. An earthquake measuring 7.7 on the Richter scale occurred wednesday off the Aleutian islands. The quake alaskans largest since 1965, generated a tsunami that reached to feet in Hawaii. It followed a month of heightened volcanic activity that began March 27, when Augustine Volcano about 170 Miles Southwest of Anchorage awoke after a 10-year slumber. In april Pavlov Volcano shot a plume of Ash and steam 50,000 feet High in a Short lived eruption. Since then two other Aleutian volcanoes have shown signs of renewed activity . Geological Survey scientist Betsy Yount said thursday. A i can to remember a time when we be had More volcanoes in Alaska looking More potentially Active a she said. A but that May be entirely a aftershocks hit aleutians Palmer apr aftershocks continue to shake the Aleutian Island of Adak where a major earthquake wednesday generated a Small tsunami. The Alaska tsunami warning Center said the strongest aftershock measured 6.2 on the Richter scale. None of the aftershocks were big enough to cause a tsunami said geophysicist John Sindorf at the warning Center. Temblor were recorded at 5 05 and 5 08 . Thursday said Sindorf. Their epic enters were located about 70 Miles South of Adak. About Midway in the 1,100-mile Aleutian Chain. Sindorf said both quakes measured 5.7 on the Richter scale and were Felt lightly by person Nel at a Navy installation on Adak there were no reports of damage. Sindorf said he expected the aftershocks to continue for Days diminishing steadily with time. The Aleutian Chain and alaskans Southern coast Are part of the a bring of fire a a the seismically Active Boundary of the tectonic plate lying under the Pacific Ocean a the Pacific Ocean Basin is being jammed under the North american continent. That a what causes earthquakes and that a also what causes volcanic eruptions. But the earthquakes Don t cause volcanic eruptions or vice versa a Yount said. Alaskans big earthquake wednesday was not an uncommon event from a global perspective said George carte a geophysicist at the Alaska tsunami warning Center in Palmer. A we have a magnitude 7 quake about once a month on average worldwide. The ones recently have been in populated areas and have caused injuries and damage so they have received More attention a he said. Snow storm pounds Rockies the associated press a storm system brought Snow to the Northern Rockies and rain to the Northern Plains on Friday while widely scattered showers fell on parts of Texas and the Southeast. Rain continued to fall in soggy Utah raising the swollen great Salt Lake to its highest level Ever recorded an estimated 4,211.6 feet above sea level breaking the previous record set in 1873. In Wyoming there was 12 inches of Snow on the ground Friday morning at Moorcroft 11 inches at Gillette and to inches at Burgess Junction. Elsewhere fair weather prevailed from new England and the mid Atlantic states into the Southeast and from much of California through the Southwest. There were scattered showers and Thunder showers Over Northern Florida the Middle and upper Mississippi Valley and West Texas. A few showers were also found Over coastal sections of the Pacific Northwest. Record High temperatures for the Day were set at Memphis tenn., where the thermometer read 90 degrees breaking the record of 89 degrees set in 1962, and at Apalachicola Fla., where the temperature climbed to 92 degrees breaking the record of 91 set in 1941. Record lows were set in Pueblo colo., 30 degrees and Raton n.m., 23 degrees. The forecast for today called for scattered showers and thunderstorms some heavy from the upper Mississippi Valley and the Western great lakes across the the Middle and lower Mississippi valleys through Eastern portions of Texas Oklahoma and Kansas. Forecast to noon sunday a storm will be moving slowly to the Southeast through the Gulf of Alaska spreading rain to Southeast Alaska. The Small Low pressure Center in the Northeast Interior will keep a few lingering showers Over the Eastern Interior. A Ridge of High pressure building into the Southwest part of the state will Clear the skies ahead of it but temperatures across most of the Interior will remain on the Cool Side. Additional weather information is broadcast continuously by the National weather service on a frequency of 162.55 Mhz. Sioux Falls. 76 60 .81 cd Spokane. 58 38 cd Syracuse. 67 47 Clr Tampa St of a to Sig. 86 67 1.14 cd Topeka. 82 63 89 Clr Tucson. 82 48 Clr Tulsa. 83 68 Clr Washington do. 68 53 cd Selby .04 Clr cd cd 30-60 % off 5ii> Avenue shoes Rampart mini mall a 529 fifth ave. 456-6963 open . 11 to 6 Wichita. 80 61 Wilkes Barre. 67 45 Wilmington Del. 64 49 National temperature extremes for Friday low�?21 at Truckee Calif high�?98 at Apalachicola Fla and Crestview Fla. Car Wasby amp bake Sale to Benefit wicca sat., May 10th to a.m.-5 . Union 76 Gas station across from Gavora mall Jar missing Melony Martel 5/2/86 if you have any info special saturday shopping hours 9 a.m.-7 . A Penney of honesty responsibility amp accountability Are things you value g vote r a v e n s e i n for Secretary . Local 879 paid for by comm. To elect Pauline Polly Gravenstein . 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