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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1248 AM CST WED DEC 7 2016


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR DECEMBER 6 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         38    111 AM  MM      MM  35      3       42
  MINIMUM         21   1159 PM  MM      MM  17      4       34
  AVERAGE         30                        26      4       38

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.01                      0.05  -0.04
  MONTH TO DATE    0.43                      0.33   0.10

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       35                        39     -4       27
  MONTH TO DATE  184                       228    -44      177
  SINCE DEC 1    184                       228    -44      177
  SINCE JUL 1   1106                      1682   -576     1321

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1    971                       752    219      769
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    26   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     W (280)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    32   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     W (270)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    17.1


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.4


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100          1200 AM
 LOWEST     63           200 PM
 AVERAGE    82

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   34
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   17


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
DECEMBER  7 2016......SUNRISE   729 AM CST   SUNSET   443 PM CST
DECEMBER  8 2016......SUNRISE   730 AM CST   SUNSET   443 PM CST


-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.




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