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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
128 AM CDT SUN MAY 3 2015


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 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         70    403 PM  MM      MM  67      3       66
  MINIMUM         47    418 AM  MM      MM  44      3       38
  AVERAGE         59                        56      3       52

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.27                      0.15   0.12
  MONTH TO DATE    0.29                      0.29   0.00

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        6                        10     -4       13
  MONTH TO DATE   17                        20     -3       33
  SINCE MAR 1   1207                      1357   -150     1606
  SINCE JUL 1   6694                      6642     52     7576

 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    23   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SW (220)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    29   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (170)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    11.0


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.3


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    86           300 AM
 LOWEST     52           900 AM
 AVERAGE    69

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   67
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   45


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY  3 2015...........SUNRISE   608 AM CDT   SUNSET   815 PM CDT
MAY  4 2015...........SUNRISE   607 AM CDT   SUNSET   816 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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