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CLIOTM

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
127 AM CDT SUN APR 5 2015


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...THE OTTUMWA IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 4 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1920 TO 2015


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    341 PM  85    1929  58      8       42
  MINIMUM         22    159 AM  15    2002  35    -13       31
  AVERAGE         44                        47     -3       37

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          1.60 1911   0.09  -0.09     0.01
  MONTH TO DATE    0.13                      0.36  -0.23     0.18
  SINCE MAR 1      0.59                      2.60  -2.01     1.20
  SINCE JAN 1      1.75                      4.78  -3.03     4.01

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       21                        19      2       28
  MONTH TO DATE   57                        77    -20      102
  SINCE MAR 1    824                       888    -64     1081
  SINCE JUL 1   5955                      5773    182     6594

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE MAR 1      0                         1     -1        0
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         1     -1        0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    26   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     W (250)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    32   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     W (250)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    12.6


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.1


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    68           200 AM
 LOWEST     22           300 PM
 AVERAGE    45

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THE OTTUMWA IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   58        86      2000
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   36        18      1982


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL  5 2015.........SUNRISE   647 AM CDT   SUNSET   739 PM CDT
APRIL  6 2015.........SUNRISE   645 AM CDT   SUNSET   740 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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