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CLIMCW

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA                               
1240 AM CST THU MAR 8 2018


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...THE MASON CITY IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MARCH 7 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         23    426 PM  79    2000  38    -15       51       
  MINIMUM         12    743 AM -15    1899  20     -8       32       
  AVERAGE         18                        29    -11       42      
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  YESTERDAY        0.00          0.47 1990   0.06  -0.06      T      
  MONTH TO DATE    0.34                      0.38  -0.04     0.52    
  SINCE MAR 1      0.34                      0.38  -0.04     0.52    
  SINCE JAN 1      2.89                      2.20   0.69     4.51    
                                                                     
SNOWFALL (IN)                                                        
  YESTERDAY        0.0           4.8  1953   0.2   -0.2      0.0     
  MONTH TO DATE    3.1                       1.6    1.5      0.5     
  SINCE MAR 1      3.1                       1.6    1.5      0.5     
  SINCE JUL 1     23.5                      34.1  -10.6     39.9     
  SNOW DEPTH      MM                                                 
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  YESTERDAY       47                        36     11       23       
  MONTH TO DATE  235                       262    -27      212       
  SINCE MAR 1    235                       262    -27      212       
  SINCE JUL 1   5993                      6113   -120     5124       
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0       
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0       
  SINCE MAR 1      0                         0      0        0       
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         0      0        0       
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WIND (MPH)                                                           
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    20   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (320)      
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    23   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     W (290)      
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    13.2                                         

                                                                     
SKY COVER                                                            
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM                                              
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.0                                              

                                                                     
WEATHER CONDITIONS                                                  
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.                        
  FOG                                                                
  HAZE                                                               

                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST    88           300 AM                                     
 LOWEST     71           500 PM                                     
 AVERAGE    80                                                       

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THE MASON CITY IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   38        72      2016                    
                                             2000                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   21        -9      1984                    

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                   
MARCH  8 2018.........SUNRISE   637 AM CST   SUNSET   611 PM CST   
MARCH  9 2018.........SUNRISE   636 AM CST   SUNSET   612 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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