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CLIMCW

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA                               
1230 AM CST WED JAN 3 2018


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...THE MASON CITY IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR JANUARY 2 2018...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 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         15   1159 PM  47    1998  25    -10       33       
  MINIMUM        -19   1253 AM -23    2010   8    -27       30       
  AVERAGE         -2                        16    -18       32      
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  YESTERDAY        T             0.50 1906   0.02  -0.02     0.15    
  MONTH TO DATE    T                         0.05  -0.05     0.15    
  SINCE DEC 1      0.28                      1.29  -1.01     2.31    
  SINCE JAN 1      T                         0.05  -0.05     0.15    
                                                                     
SNOWFALL (IN)                                                        
  YESTERDAY        0.2           8.8  1999   0.3   -0.1       T      
  MONTH TO DATE    0.2                       0.6   -0.4       T      
  SINCE DEC 1      4.4                       9.9   -5.5     14.9     
  SINCE JUL 1      4.6                      14.6  -10.0     14.9     
  SNOW DEPTH       4                                                 
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  YESTERDAY       67                        49     18       33       
  MONTH TO DATE  144                        98     46       73       
  SINCE DEC 1   1529                      1507     22     1464       
  SINCE JUL 1   3032                      3187   -155     2628       
                                                                     
 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    28   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SW (220)      
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    34   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SW (210)      
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    15.1                                         

                                                                     
SKY COVER                                                            
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM                                              
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.1                                              

                                                                     
WEATHER CONDITIONS                                                  
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.                        
  SNOW                                                               
  LIGHT SNOW                                                         
  FOG                                                                
  HAZE                                                               

                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST    88          1000 PM                                     
 LOWEST     64           900 AM                                     
 AVERAGE    76                                                       

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THE MASON CITY IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   25        45      1933                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)    8       -31      1919                    

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                   
JANUARY  3 2018.......SUNRISE   745 AM CST   SUNSET   451 PM CST   
JANUARY  4 2018.......SUNRISE   745 AM CST   SUNSET   452 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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