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CLIAMW

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA                               
1237 AM CST THU DEC 6 2018


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR DECEMBER 5 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         38    303 PM  MM      MM  35      3       35       
  MINIMUM         20    758 AM  MM      MM  18      2       24       
  AVERAGE         29                        26      3       30      
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  YESTERDAY        0.00                      0.05  -0.05             
  MONTH TO DATE    1.07                      0.28   0.79             
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  YESTERDAY       36                        39     -3       35       
  MONTH TO DATE  175                       189    -14      125       
  SINCE DEC 1    175                       189    -14      125       
  SINCE JUL 1   1784                      1643    141     1383       
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0       
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0       
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0       
  SINCE JAN 1   1106                       752    354      861       
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WIND (MPH)                                                           
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    16   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (330)      
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    22   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (330)      
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     9.8                                         

                                                                     
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    92           600 AM                                     
 LOWEST     64           100 PM                                     
 AVERAGE    78                                                       

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL                                      
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   35                                        
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   17                                        

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                   
DECEMBER  6 2018......SUNRISE   728 AM CST   SUNSET   443 PM CST   
DECEMBER  7 2018......SUNRISE   729 AM CST   SUNSET   443 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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