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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
137 AM CDT MON AUG 31 2015

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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 30 2015...

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         75    441 PM  MM      MM  80     -5       80
  MINIMUM         56    359 AM  MM      MM  57     -1       59
  AVERAGE         66                        68     -2       70

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        T                         0.13  -0.13
  MONTH TO DATE    9.57                      4.29   5.28

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE   26                         6     20        0
  SINCE JUN 1     42                        34      8       16
  SINCE JUL 1     34                        10     24       12

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        1                         4     -3        5
  MONTH TO DATE  143                       194    -51      212
  SINCE JUN 1    553                       631    -78      516
  SINCE JAN 1    591                       680    -89      593
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    12   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (190)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    15   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SW (210)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     3.5


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.8


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG
  FOG W/VISIBILITY <= 1/4 MILE


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           100 AM
 LOWEST     73           100 PM
 AVERAGE    87

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   80
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   56


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 31 2015........SUNRISE   639 AM CDT   SUNSET   750 PM CDT
SEPTEMBER  1 2015.....SUNRISE   640 AM CDT   SUNSET   748 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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