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CLIOTM

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


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...THE OTTUMWA IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 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         81    349 PM  91    1931  72      9       89       
  MINIMUM         58    410 AM  35    2011  51      7       65       
  AVERAGE         70                        61      9       77      
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  YESTERDAY        0.00          2.10 1896   0.16  -0.16      T      
  MONTH TO DATE    2.22                      2.36  -0.14     1.02    
  SINCE MAR 1      5.05                      8.00  -2.95     9.28    
  SINCE JAN 1      7.60                     10.18  -2.58    10.87    
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  YESTERDAY        0                         5     -5        0       
  MONTH TO DATE   18                       112    -94       89       
  SINCE MAR 1   1516                      1357    159     1126       
  SINCE JUL 1   6209                      6242    -33     4933       
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  YESTERDAY        5                         2      3       12       
  MONTH TO DATE   43                        17     26       36       
  SINCE MAR 1     47                        28     19       51       
  SINCE JAN 1     47                        28     19       51       
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WIND (MPH)                                                           
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    13   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NE (60)       
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    17   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NE (60)       
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     5.6                                         

                                                                     
SKY COVER                                                            
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM                                              
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.1                                              

                                                                     
WEATHER CONDITIONS                                                  
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.                        
  FOG                                                                
  HAZE                                                               

                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST    93           400 AM                                     
 LOWEST     42           200 PM                                     
 AVERAGE    68                                                       

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THE OTTUMWA IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   73        90      1996                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   51        36      2009                    

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                   
MAY 17 2018...........SUNRISE   550 AM CDT   SUNSET   823 PM CDT   
MAY 18 2018...........SUNRISE   549 AM CDT   SUNSET   824 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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