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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
127 AM CDT WED AUG 27 2014


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 26 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         78    444 PM  MM      MM  81     -3       95
  MINIMUM         63    719 AM  MM      MM  58      5       70
  AVERAGE         71                        69      2       83

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        1.16                      0.13   1.03
  MONTH TO DATE    3.74                      3.75  -0.01

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         2     -2        5
  SINCE JUN 1     16                        30    -14       56
  SINCE JUL 1     12                         6      6       14

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        6                         5      1       18
  MONTH TO DATE  186                       176     10      168
  SINCE JUN 1    490                       613   -123      615
  SINCE JAN 1    567                       662    -95      670
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    25   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (310)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    32   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (310)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     5.6


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.3


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           600 AM
 LOWEST     60           500 PM
 AVERAGE    80

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   80
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   58


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 27 2014........SUNRISE   635 AM CDT   SUNSET   756 PM CDT
AUGUST 28 2014........SUNRISE   636 AM CDT   SUNSET   755 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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