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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
147 AM CDT SUN AUG 30 2015

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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 29 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1878 TO 2015


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         73    325 PM  99    1984  82     -9       85
                                      1983
  MINIMUM         64   1120 PM  43    1946  62      2       68
  AVERAGE         69                        72     -3       77

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        T             3.16 1993   0.12  -0.12     0.49
  MONTH TO DATE    4.25                      3.89   0.36     9.51
  SINCE JUN 1     19.82                     13.30   6.52    19.37
  SINCE JAN 1     29.17                     26.48   2.69    30.52

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0          MM      MM   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE JUN 1      0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE JUL 1      0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    2                         0      2        0
  SINCE JUN 1      5                        18    -13        2
  SINCE JUL 1      2                         1      1        2

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        4                         8     -4       12
  MONTH TO DATE  244                       280    -36      306
  SINCE JUN 1    854                       850      4      815
  SINCE JAN 1    934                       926      8      946
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    14   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (350)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    18   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (330)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     6.4


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    93           300 AM
 LOWEST     73          1200 PM
 AVERAGE    83

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   82       104      2013
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   62        42      1893


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 30 2015........SUNRISE   638 AM CDT   SUNSET   751 PM CDT
AUGUST 31 2015........SUNRISE   639 AM CDT   SUNSET   750 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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