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CLIAMW

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA                               
137 AM CDT SUN AUG 13 2017


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 12 2017...

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         81    330 PM  MM      MM  82     -1       81       
  MINIMUM         49    446 AM  MM      MM  61    -12       67       
  AVERAGE         65                        72     -7       74      
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  YESTERDAY        0.00                      0.16  -0.16             
  MONTH TO DATE    0.72                      1.76  -1.04             
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0       
  MONTH TO DATE    4                         0      4        0       
  SINCE JUN 1     17                        28    -11        2       
  SINCE JUL 1      4                         4      0        2       
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  YESTERDAY        0                         7     -7        9       
  MONTH TO DATE   34                        91    -57      106       
  SINCE JUN 1    602                       528     74      660       
  SINCE JAN 1    643                       577     66      708       
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WIND (MPH)                                                           
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED     8   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     E (100)      
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    14   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (200)      
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     2.6                                         

                                                                     
SKY COVER                                                            
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM                                              
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.1                                              

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

                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST   100          1200 AM                                     
 LOWEST     42           500 PM                                     
 AVERAGE    71                                                       

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL                                      
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   82                                        
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   61                                        

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                   
AUGUST 13 2017........SUNRISE   621 AM CDT   SUNSET   817 PM CDT   
AUGUST 14 2017........SUNRISE   622 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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