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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
145 AM CDT MON APR 13 2015

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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 12 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         70    526 PM  MM      MM  60     10       85
  MINIMUM         47    518 AM  MM      MM  37     10       53
  AVERAGE         59                        48     11       69

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.09                      0.10  -0.01
  MONTH TO DATE    1.79                      1.03   0.76

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        6                        17    -11        0
  MONTH TO DATE  175                       226    -51      232
  SINCE MAR 1    976                      1097   -121     1283
  SINCE JUL 1   6463                      6382     81     7253

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        4
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        4
  SINCE MAR 1      0                         0      0        4
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         0      0        4
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    33   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (320)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    41   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (330)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    13.9


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.3


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  THUNDERSTORM
  HEAVY RAIN
  RAIN
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    93          1100 PM
 LOWEST     49           300 PM
 AVERAGE    71

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   60
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   37


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL 13 2015.........SUNRISE   638 AM CDT   SUNSET   753 PM CDT
APRIL 14 2015.........SUNRISE   636 AM CDT   SUNSET   754 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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