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CLIMCW

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA                               
127 AM CDT THU MAY 17 2018


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...THE MASON CITY IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 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         82    516 PM  91    1936  70     12       85       
  MINIMUM         50    500 AM  26    1921  47      3       62       
  AVERAGE         66                        58      8       74      
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  YESTERDAY        0.00          2.18 1992   0.16  -0.16     0.58    
  MONTH TO DATE    5.32                      2.35   2.97     1.92    
  SINCE MAR 1     11.46                      8.33   3.13     8.20    
  SINCE JAN 1     14.01                     10.15   3.86    12.19    
                                                                     
SNOWFALL (IN)                                                        
  YESTERDAY        0.0           0.2  1992   0.0    0.0      0.0     
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.1   -0.1      0.0     
  SINCE MAR 1     45.4                       8.8   36.6      8.5     
  SINCE JUL 1     65.8                      41.3   24.5     47.9     
  SNOW DEPTH       0                                                 
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  YESTERDAY        0                         7     -7        0       
  MONTH TO DATE   86                       154    -68      131       
  SINCE MAR 1   2035                      1703    332     1624       
  SINCE JUL 1   7793                      7554    239     6536       
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  YESTERDAY        1                         1      0        9       
  MONTH TO DATE    4                         8     -4       23       
  SINCE MAR 1      5                        13     -8       23       
  SINCE JAN 1      5                        13     -8       23       
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WIND (MPH)                                                           
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    10   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     W (250)      
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    13   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (320)      
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     3.2                                         

                                                                     
SKY COVER                                                            
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM                                              
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.0                                              

                                                                     
WEATHER CONDITIONS                                                  
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.                        
  HAZE                                                               

                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST    93           500 AM                                     
 LOWEST     33           600 PM                                     
 AVERAGE    63                                                       

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THE MASON CITY IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   70        94      1934                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   47        28      1930                    

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                   
MAY 17 2018...........SUNRISE   548 AM CDT   SUNSET   832 PM CDT   
MAY 18 2018...........SUNRISE   547 AM CDT   SUNSET   833 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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