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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
133 AM CDT FRI APR 3 2015


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 2 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         66    238 PM  MM      MM  56     10       50
  MINIMUM         50   1159 PM  MM      MM  33     17       30
  AVERAGE         58                        44     14       40

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.65                      0.08   0.57
  MONTH TO DATE    0.65                      0.15   0.50

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        7                        21    -14       25
  MONTH TO DATE    9                        42    -33       58
  SINCE MAR 1    810                       913   -103     1109
  SINCE JUL 1   6297                      6198     99     7079

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE MAR 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         0      0        0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    26   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (330)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    33   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (320)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    13.8


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.4


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    93           200 AM
 LOWEST     26           100 PM
 AVERAGE    60

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   56
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   34


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL  3 2015.........SUNRISE   654 AM CDT   SUNSET   742 PM CDT
APRIL  4 2015.........SUNRISE   653 AM CDT   SUNSET   743 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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