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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
128 AM CDT FRI APR 17 2015


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 16 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         74    353 PM  MM      MM  61     13       64
  MINIMUM         50    611 AM  MM      MM  38     12       35
  AVERAGE         62                        50     12       50

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00                      0.13  -0.13
  MONTH TO DATE    1.79                      1.49   0.30

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        3                        15    -12       15
  MONTH TO DATE  211                       289    -78      331
  SINCE MAR 1   1012                      1160   -148     1382
  SINCE JUL 1   6499                      6445     54     7352

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  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    15   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SW (240)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    18   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SW (230)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     4.7


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.4


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  HAZE


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    77           900 PM
 LOWEST     37          1200 AM
 AVERAGE    57

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   62
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   39


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL 17 2015.........SUNRISE   631 AM CDT   SUNSET   758 PM CDT
APRIL 18 2015.........SUNRISE   630 AM CDT   SUNSET   759 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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