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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
129 AM CDT SUN APR 19 2015


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 18 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         72    130 PM  MM      MM  62     10       62
  MINIMUM         55    219 AM  MM      MM  39     16       27
  AVERAGE         64                        50     14       45

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        1.10                      0.12   0.98
  MONTH TO DATE    2.89                      1.73   1.16

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        1                        15    -14       20
  MONTH TO DATE  214                       319   -105      373
  SINCE MAR 1   1015                      1190   -175     1424
  SINCE JUL 1   6502                      6475     27     7394

 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    30   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (190)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    40   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (190)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     6.9


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.8


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    93           700 AM
 LOWEST     57           100 PM
 AVERAGE    75

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   62
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   40


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL 19 2015.........SUNRISE   628 AM CDT   SUNSET   800 PM CDT
APRIL 20 2015.........SUNRISE   627 AM CDT   SUNSET   801 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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