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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
129 AM CDT TUE AUG 30 2016


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 29 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         86    230 PM  MM      MM  80      6       72
  MINIMUM         67   1159 PM  MM      MM  57     10       62
  AVERAGE         77                        69      8       67

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        3.44                      0.14   3.30
  MONTH TO DATE    9.89                      4.16   5.73

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE    1                         5     -4       26
  SINCE JUN 1      3                        33    -30       42
  SINCE JUL 1      3                         9     -6       34

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY       12                         4      8        2
  MONTH TO DATE  215                       190     25      142
  SINCE JUN 1    769                       627    142      552
  SINCE JAN 1    817                       676    141      590
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    29   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (180)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    39   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SW (210)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     3.6


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.1


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100          1200 AM
 LOWEST     74           200 PM
 AVERAGE    87

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   80
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   57


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 30 2016........SUNRISE   639 AM CDT   SUNSET   750 PM CDT
AUGUST 31 2016........SUNRISE   640 AM CDT   SUNSET   749 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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