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CLIDSM

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA                               
127 AM CDT FRI OCT 12 2018

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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR OCTOBER 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         48    345 PM  86    1962  65    -17       61       
                                      1960                          
  MINIMUM         37   1144 PM  21    1987  45     -8       44       
  AVERAGE         43                        55    -12       53      
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  YESTERDAY        0.00          1.63 1890   0.08  -0.08     0.00    
  MONTH TO DATE    2.98                      0.94   2.04     2.28    
  SINCE SEP 1     11.30                      3.99   7.31     5.07    
  SINCE JAN 1     37.37                     30.71   6.66    27.31    
                                                                     
SNOWFALL (IN)                                                        
  YESTERDAY        0.0           T    2009   0.0    0.0      0.0     
                                      2006                          
                                      1946                          
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0     
  SINCE SEP 1      0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0     
  SINCE JUL 1      0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0     
  SNOW DEPTH       0                                                 
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  YESTERDAY       22                        11     11       12       
  MONTH TO DATE  105                        99      6       48       
  SINCE SEP 1    191                       193     -2       70       
  SINCE JUL 1    191                       199     -8       70       
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  YESTERDAY        0                         1     -1        0       
  MONTH TO DATE    6                        11     -5       19       
  SINCE SEP 1    172                       124     48      225       
  SINCE JAN 1   1439                      1063    376     1305       
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WIND (MPH)                                                           
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    28   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (300)      
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    38   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (300)      
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    13.2                                         

                                                                     
SKY COVER                                                            
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM                                              
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.7                                              

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

                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST    85          1000 PM                                     
 LOWEST     58           300 PM                                     
 AVERAGE    72                                                       

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   65        91      1899                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   44        24      1909                    

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                   
OCTOBER 12 2018.......SUNRISE   723 AM CDT   SUNSET   638 PM CDT   
OCTOBER 13 2018.......SUNRISE   724 AM CDT   SUNSET   637 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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