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CLIAMW

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA                               
1228 AM CST FRI JAN 12 2018

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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR JANUARY 11 2018...

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         40    341 AM  MM      MM  29     11       31       
  MINIMUM          3   1159 PM  MM      MM  10     -7       12       
  AVERAGE         22                        19      3       22      
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  YESTERDAY        0.03                      0.01   0.02             
  MONTH TO DATE    0.03                      0.15  -0.12             
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  YESTERDAY       43                        46     -3       43       
  MONTH TO DATE  564                       500     64      522       
  SINCE DEC 1   1817                      1800     17     1762       
  SINCE JUL 1   3075                      3254   -179     2684       
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0       
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0       
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0       
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         0      0        0       
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WIND (MPH)                                                           
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    31   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (330)      
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    40   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (330)      
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    20.7                                         

                                                                     
SKY COVER                                                            
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM                                              
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9                                              

                                                                     
WEATHER CONDITIONS                                                  
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.                        
  LIGHT RAIN                                                         
  LT FREEZING RAIN                                                   
  SNOW                                                               
  LIGHT SNOW                                                         
  FOG                                                                
  FOG W/VISIBILITY <= 1/4 MILE                                       
  HAZE                                                               
  BLOWING SNOW                                                       

                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST   100          1200 AM                                     
 LOWEST     73           400 PM                                     
 AVERAGE    87                                                       

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL                                      
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   29                                        
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   10                                        

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                   
JANUARY 12 2018.......SUNRISE   741 AM CST   SUNSET   505 PM CST   
JANUARY 13 2018.......SUNRISE   741 AM CST   SUNSET   506 PM CST   

                                                                    
-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.                                      
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.                                
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.                                       
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.                                          

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