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CLIOTM

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


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...THE OTTUMWA IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 16 2018...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1920 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         38    446 PM  88    2004  63    -25       71       
  MINIMUM         25   1156 PM  24    1961  40    -15       47       
  AVERAGE         32                        51    -19       59      
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  YESTERDAY        0.00          1.35 1945   0.12  -0.12     0.00    
  MONTH TO DATE    0.44                      1.61  -1.17     2.86    
  SINCE MAR 1      2.80                      3.85  -1.05     6.06    
  SINCE JAN 1      5.35                      6.03  -0.68     7.65    
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  YESTERDAY       33                        14     19        6       
  MONTH TO DATE  449                       271    178      161       
  SINCE MAR 1   1305                      1082    223      888       
  SINCE JUL 1   5998                      5967     31     4695       
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0       
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0       11       
  SINCE MAR 1      0                         1     -1       11       
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         1     -1       11       
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WIND (MPH)                                                           
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    28   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (320)      
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    36   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (320)      
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    16.9                                         

                                                                     
SKY COVER                                                            
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM                                              
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.8                                              

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

                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST    88          1100 PM                                     
 LOWEST     54           200 PM                                     
 AVERAGE    71                                                       

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THE OTTUMWA IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   63        86      2004                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   40        24      1907                    

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                   
APRIL 17 2018.........SUNRISE   627 AM CDT   SUNSET   752 PM CDT   
APRIL 18 2018.........SUNRISE   626 AM CDT   SUNSET   753 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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