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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
126 AM CDT TUE OCT 24 2017


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR OCTOBER 23 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1878 TO 2017


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         66    240 PM  84    1899  60      6       74
  MINIMUM         44    708 AM  21    1937  41      3       49
                                      1895
  AVERAGE         55                        50      5       62

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        T             1.19 1977   0.09  -0.09     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    4.47                      1.97   2.50     0.82
  SINCE SEP 1      7.26                      5.02   2.24     6.32
  SINCE JAN 1     29.50                     31.74  -2.24    31.65

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           0.8  1938   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.2   -0.2      0.0
  SINCE SEP 1      0.0                       0.2   -0.2      0.0
  SINCE JUL 1      0.0                       0.2   -0.2      0.0
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       10                        15     -5        3
  MONTH TO DATE  116                       253   -137      124
  SINCE SEP 1    138                       347   -209      145
  SINCE JUL 1    138                       353   -215      145

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE   20                        11      9       30
  SINCE SEP 1    226                       124    102      247
  SINCE JAN 1   1306                      1063    243     1444
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    25   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (320)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    45   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (320)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    13.4


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.6


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  LIGHT RAIN


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    86           100 AM
 LOWEST     34           200 PM
 AVERAGE    60

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   60        82      1927
                                             1897
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   40        21      1887


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
OCTOBER 24 2017.......SUNRISE   737 AM CDT   SUNSET   620 PM CDT
OCTOBER 25 2017.......SUNRISE   738 AM CDT   SUNSET   618 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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KLP



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