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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
137 AM CDT TUE SEP 16 2014


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR SEPTEMBER 15 2014...

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         62    342 PM  MM      MM  76    -14       70
  MINIMUM         40   1110 PM  MM      MM  50    -10       54
  AVERAGE         51                        63    -12       62

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        T                         0.11  -0.11
  MONTH TO DATE    2.39                      1.68   0.71

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       14                         4     10        3
  MONTH TO DATE   89                        35     54       19
  SINCE SEP 1     89                        35     54       19
  SINCE JUL 1    101                        51     50       33

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         2     -2        0
  MONTH TO DATE   33                        42     -9      108
  SINCE SEP 1     33                        42     -9      108
  SINCE JAN 1    634                       725    -91      857
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    23   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (20)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    29   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     N (20)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     7.0


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.6


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           500 AM
 LOWEST     60           300 PM
 AVERAGE    80

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   76
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   50


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
SEPTEMBER 16 2014.....SUNRISE   656 AM CDT   SUNSET   722 PM CDT
SEPTEMBER 17 2014.....SUNRISE   657 AM CDT   SUNSET   720 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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