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CLIAMW

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA                               
127 AM CDT THU MAY 17 2018


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 16 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         83    307 PM  MM      MM  72     11       86       
  MINIMUM         53    505 AM  MM      MM  49      4       62       
  AVERAGE         68                        60      8       74      
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  YESTERDAY        0.00                      0.16  -0.16             
  MONTH TO DATE    4.59                      2.37   2.22             
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  YESTERDAY        0                         6     -6        0       
  MONTH TO DATE   39                       127    -88       96       
  SINCE MAR 1   1643                      1464    179     1312       
  SINCE JUL 1   6761                      6749     12     5524       
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  YESTERDAY        3                         1      2        9       
  MONTH TO DATE   17                        11      6       31       
  SINCE MAR 1     18                        14      4       34       
  SINCE JAN 1     18                        14      4       34       
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WIND (MPH)                                                           
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    13   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SE (140)      
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    18   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SE (150)      
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     3.7                                         

                                                                     
SKY COVER                                                            
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM                                              
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.0                                              

                                                                     
WEATHER CONDITIONS                                                  
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.                        
  FOG                                                                

                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST   100           200 AM                                     
 LOWEST     33           400 PM                                     
 AVERAGE    67                                                       

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL                                      
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   72                                        
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   50                                        

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                   
MAY 17 2018...........SUNRISE   552 AM CDT   SUNSET   830 PM CDT   
MAY 18 2018...........SUNRISE   551 AM CDT   SUNSET   831 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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