The webcam at the University of Alaska shows a snowy landscape, no sun visible today. And, you can be 100% certain that Fairbanks will have a White Christmas. Global warming or no global warming.
So, like all good cities should do, Fairbanks makes the most of their winter solstice with a celebration.
But for tomorrow, here are the official statistics. As much as the extreme swings of day and night fascinate me, I'm glad this isn't here.
DECEMBER 17 2009..........SUNRISE 1056 AM AKST SUNSET 241 PM AKST