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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
136 AM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 4 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 9999 TO 9999


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         68    359 PM  MM      MM  67      1       68
  MINIMUM         45    519 AM  MM      MM  45      0       59
  AVERAGE         57                        56      1       64

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00                      0.14  -0.14
  MONTH TO DATE    0.14                      0.58  -0.44

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        8                         9     -1        1
  MONTH TO DATE   52                        39     13       18
  SINCE MAR 1   1148                      1376   -228     1208
  SINCE JUL 1   5700                      6661   -961     6695

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        4
  SINCE MAR 1      3                         3      0        4
  SINCE JAN 1      3                         3      0        4
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    28   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (330)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    35   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (330)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    13.9


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.0


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    71           600 AM
 LOWEST     28           300 PM
 AVERAGE    50

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   68
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   45


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY  5 2016...........SUNRISE   605 AM CDT   SUNSET   818 PM CDT
MAY  6 2016...........SUNRISE   603 AM CDT   SUNSET   819 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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