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CLIDSM

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

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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR JANUARY 11 2018...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1878 TO 2018


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST     
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR     
                                                  NORMAL             
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TEMPERATURE (F)                                                     
 YESTERDAY                                                           
  MAXIMUM         44    154 AM  55    2002  31     13       36       
                                      1992                          
  MINIMUM          6   1159 PM -21    1912  14     -8       14       
  AVERAGE         25                        22      3       25      
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  YESTERDAY        0.09          0.90 1960   0.02   0.07      T      
                                      1890                          
  MONTH TO DATE    0.09                      0.35  -0.26     0.48    
  SINCE DEC 1      0.51                      1.77  -1.26     1.89    
  SINCE JAN 1      0.09                      0.35  -0.26     0.48    
                                                                     
SNOWFALL (IN)                                                        
  YESTERDAY        0.7           6.3  1905   0.3    0.4       T      
  MONTH TO DATE    0.9                       2.8   -1.9      0.1     
  SINCE DEC 1      7.6                      11.8   -4.2      3.9     
  SINCE JUL 1      7.6                      14.7   -7.1      3.9     
  SNOW DEPTH       0                                                 
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  YESTERDAY       40                        43     -3       40       
  MONTH TO DATE  532                       466     66      489       
  SINCE DEC 1   1709                      1675     34     1649       
  SINCE JUL 1   2764                      2933   -169     2332       
                                                                     
 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    32   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (310)      
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    40   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (300)      
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    18.8                                         

                                                                     
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                                                         
  SLEET                                                              
  FOG                                                                
  HAZE                                                               
  BLOWING SNOW                                                       

                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST    96           500 AM                                     
 LOWEST     67           100 PM                                     
 AVERAGE    82                                                       

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   31        60      1928                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   14       -29      1912                    

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                   
JANUARY 12 2018.......SUNRISE   740 AM CST   SUNSET   506 PM CST   
JANUARY 13 2018.......SUNRISE   740 AM CST   SUNSET   507 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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