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CLIOTM

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA                               
127 AM CDT FRI OCT 12 2018

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...THE OTTUMWA IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR OCTOBER 11 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         49    317 PM  86    1962  65    -16       58       
  MINIMUM         34   1110 PM  25    2009  43     -9       46       
                                      1987                          
  AVERAGE         42                        54    -12       52      
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  YESTERDAY        0.00          1.06 1984   0.09  -0.09     0.00    
  MONTH TO DATE    4.90                      1.05   3.85     2.08    
  SINCE SEP 1      9.96                      4.84   5.12     5.75    
  SINCE JAN 1     32.42                     31.54   0.88    21.59    
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  YESTERDAY       23                        11     12       13       
  MONTH TO DATE   63                       106    -43       44       
  SINCE SEP 1    147                       216    -69       81       
  SINCE JUL 1    147                       227    -80       81       
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0       
  MONTH TO DATE   21                         9     12       23       
  SINCE SEP 1    187                       102     85      192       
  SINCE JAN 1   1309                       936    373     1117       
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WIND (MPH)                                                           
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    25   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     W (290)      
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    34   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (300)      
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    11.1                                         

                                                                     
SKY COVER                                                            
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM                                              
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.6                                              

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

                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST    92          1100 PM                                     
 LOWEST     60           200 PM                                     
 AVERAGE    76                                                       

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THE OTTUMWA IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   65        88      1975                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   42        24      1946                    

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                   
OCTOBER 12 2018.......SUNRISE   718 AM CDT   SUNSET   634 PM CDT   
OCTOBER 13 2018.......SUNRISE   719 AM CDT   SUNSET   632 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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