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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
135 AM CDT MON APR 27 2015


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 26 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1878 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         64    420 PM  89    1989  66     -2       75
                                      1987
  MINIMUM         42    558 AM  25    1907  45     -3       53
  AVERAGE         53                        56     -3       64

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          2.68 2009   0.15  -0.15      T
  MONTH TO DATE    2.52                      3.22  -0.70     2.81
  SINCE MAR 1      3.01                      5.52  -2.51     3.44
  SINCE JAN 1      5.03                      7.80  -2.77     5.78

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           T    1967   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       1.7   -1.7      0.8
  SINCE MAR 1      T                         6.9   -6.9      6.4
  SINCE JUL 1     29.1                      35.2   -6.1     48.3
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       12                        10      2        1
  MONTH TO DATE  271                       375   -104      358
  SINCE MAR 1    945                      1171   -226     1288
  SINCE JUL 1   5783                      6002   -219     6595

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE    7                         9     -2       12
  SINCE MAR 1      7                        10     -3       12
  SINCE JAN 1      7                        10     -3       12
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    20   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NE (50)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    24   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     E (70)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     8.4


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.3


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    76           500 AM
 LOWEST     25           100 PM
 AVERAGE    51

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   67        88      1989
                                             1981
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   46        28      1950


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL 27 2015.........SUNRISE   617 AM CDT   SUNSET   808 PM CDT
APRIL 28 2015.........SUNRISE   616 AM CDT   SUNSET   809 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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