What does weather and climate and the change in seasons mean for fashion and style? A lot, when you do not want to freeze, and nevertheless look stylishly. It determines how many clothes you need for a season and during the change of seasons, and you have to follow the weather forecasts to not get surprised by the first cold snap.
Short after I immigrated to Interior Alaska I overheard someone explaining to a visitor that Alaska has four seasons: June, July, August and winter. Tweet this. Living in the Interior since over 13 years, I would not disagree as in mid to end August the leaves turn yellow and are gone by mid September or so. One day in mid September, the weather switches from one day to the other to winter. This year, winter switched on September 23 with the first flurries flying.
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