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CLIMCW

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA                               
151 AM CDT TUE APR 17 2018


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...THE MASON CITY IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 16 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         30    604 PM  88    2004  59    -29       68       
                                      1964                          
  MINIMUM         19    628 AM  18    1928  35    -16       43       
  AVERAGE         25                        47    -22       56      
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  YESTERDAY        0.00          1.50 2006   0.13  -0.13     0.00    
  MONTH TO DATE    3.35                      1.85   1.50     2.06    
  SINCE MAR 1      5.49                      4.08   1.41     3.97    
  SINCE JAN 1      8.04                      5.90   2.14     7.96    
                                                                     
SNOWFALL (IN)                                                        
  YESTERDAY        0.0           0.5  1928   0.1   -0.1      0.0     
  MONTH TO DATE   18.0                       1.9   16.1      0.0     
  SINCE MAR 1     36.5                       7.9   28.6      8.5     
  SINCE JUL 1     56.9                      40.4   16.5     47.9     
  SNOW DEPTH       5                                                 
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  YESTERDAY       40                        18     22        9       
  MONTH TO DATE  598                       345    253      236       
  SINCE MAR 1   1661                      1339    322     1254       
  SINCE JUL 1   7419                      7190    229     6166       
                                                                     
 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    26   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (340)      
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    31   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     N (340)      
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    17.6                                         

                                                                     
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    92          1200 AM                                     
 LOWEST     69           200 PM                                     
 AVERAGE    81                                                       

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THE MASON CITY IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   59        88      1985                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   36        18      1907                    

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                   
APRIL 17 2018.........SUNRISE   628 AM CDT   SUNSET   758 PM CDT   
APRIL 18 2018.........SUNRISE   626 AM CDT   SUNSET   800 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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