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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
144 AM CDT TUE MAY 5 2015

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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 4 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         68    327 PM  MM      MM  67      1       62
  MINIMUM         59   1006 PM  MM      MM  45     14       44
  AVERAGE         64                        56      8       53

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.10                      0.14  -0.04
  MONTH TO DATE    0.40                      0.58  -0.18

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        1                         9     -8       12
  MONTH TO DATE   18                        39    -21       54
  SINCE MAR 1   1208                      1376   -168     1627
  SINCE JUL 1   6695                      6661     34     7597

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    4                         0      4        0
  SINCE MAR 1      4                         3      1        7
  SINCE JAN 1      4                         3      1        7
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    24   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (350)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    31   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     N (350)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    10.0


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.6


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  RAIN
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG
  HAZE


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    90           500 AM
 LOWEST     67           100 AM
 AVERAGE    79

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   68
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   45


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY  5 2015...........SUNRISE   606 AM CDT   SUNSET   817 PM CDT
MAY  6 2015...........SUNRISE   604 AM CDT   SUNSET   818 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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