Ground Heating

During the summer season, the Arctic Refuge's upland valleys may see temperatures in excess of 80 degrees F. Here on the Hulahula, the heat is enough to help spawn brief thunderstorms and resulting optical phenomena.


Image © 1988 by Douglas Yates

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