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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
147 AM CDT SAT MAY 2 2015


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 1 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         69   1228 PM  MM      MM  66      3       49
  MINIMUM         39    502 AM  MM      MM  44     -5       40
  AVERAGE         54                        55     -1       45

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.02                      0.14  -0.12
  MONTH TO DATE    0.02                      0.14  -0.12

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       11                        10      1       20
  MONTH TO DATE   11                        10      1       20
  SINCE MAR 1   1201                      1347   -146     1593
  SINCE JUL 1   6688                      6632     56     7563

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE MAR 1      0                         3     -3        7
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         3     -3        7
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    16   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     W (280)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    20   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (170)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     6.1


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.4


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  LIGHT RAIN


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    79           500 AM
 LOWEST     32           100 PM
 AVERAGE    56

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   67
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   44


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY  2 2015...........SUNRISE   609 AM CDT   SUNSET   814 PM CDT
MAY  3 2015...........SUNRISE   608 AM CDT   SUNSET   815 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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