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CLIMATE REPORT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA

536 PM CDT MON JUL 28 2014


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR JULY 28 2014...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1878 TO 2014


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         78    133 PM 107    1931  85     -7       78
  MINIMUM         61    554 AM  51    2013  67     -6       51
  AVERAGE         70                        76     -6       65

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            T             2.00 1892   0.13  -0.13     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    2.35                      4.07  -1.72     0.83
  SINCE JUN 1      9.84                      9.01   0.83     4.06
  SINCE JAN 1     20.99                     22.19  -1.20    22.38

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0          MM      MM   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE JUN 1      0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE JUL 1      0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    2                         0      2        0
  SINCE JUN 1      2                        17    -15       19
  SINCE JUL 1      2                         0      2        0

 COOLING
  TODAY            5                        11     -6        0
  MONTH TO DATE  236                       315    -79      335
  SINCE JUN 1    492                       536    -44      590
  SINCE JAN 1    623                       612     11      692
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    15   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (330)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    19   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (330)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     8.1


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.4


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    90           500 AM
 LOWEST     46          1100 AM
 AVERAGE    68

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   85       102      1887
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   67        51      1971


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
JULY 28 2014..........SUNRISE   605 AM CDT   SUNSET   836 PM CDT
JULY 29 2014..........SUNRISE   606 AM CDT   SUNSET   835 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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