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Old 04-25-2008, 07:48 PM
 
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Default Adak Sea Surface Temperature

I was looking at charts of sea surface temperature, and I noticed that Adak, Alaska, has a recent temperature measurement of 57.7 degrees (F). I know it's pretty far south, but could this be correct? Just curious...
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Old 04-25-2008, 07:53 PM
 
Location: Bethel, Alaska
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Its the internet, and we all know that the internet never lies!
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Old 04-25-2008, 10:49 PM
 
Location: Haines, AK
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Yes it could be correct. From what I understand, due to the ocean currents some waters in Alaska are warmer than California.
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Old 04-26-2008, 10:15 AM
 
Location: Sand Point Alaska
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It may be correct, but it sure surprises me. When I was out to Adak in '91, the water was COLD. Of course, we did fish mainly the North side.

A near 58 degree temperature certainly surprises me.
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