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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
132 AM CDT TUE APR 21 2015

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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 20 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 9999 TO 9999


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         54    513 PM  MM      MM  63     -9       82
  MINIMUM         35   1132 PM  MM      MM  40     -5       53
  AVERAGE         45                        51     -6       68

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.03                      0.13  -0.10
  MONTH TO DATE    3.96                      1.99   1.97

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       20                        14      6        0
  MONTH TO DATE  243                       347   -104      379
  SINCE MAR 1   1044                      1218   -174     1430
  SINCE JUL 1   6531                      6503     28     7400

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        3
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        7
  SINCE MAR 1      0                         0      0        7
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         0      0        7
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    35   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (330)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    45   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (330)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    18.8


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.6


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  LIGHT RAIN


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    89          1100 PM
 LOWEST     28           500 PM
 AVERAGE    59

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   63
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   40


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL 21 2015.........SUNRISE   625 AM CDT   SUNSET   802 PM CDT
APRIL 22 2015.........SUNRISE   624 AM CDT   SUNSET   803 PM CDT


-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.




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