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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1237 AM CST SAT DEC 20 2014


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR DECEMBER 19 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         31    446 PM  MM      MM  30      1       33
  MINIMUM         26    620 AM  MM      MM  13     13       23
  AVERAGE         29                        22      7       28

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        T                         0.02  -0.02
  MONTH TO DATE    0.66                      0.81  -0.15

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       36                        43     -7       37
  MONTH TO DATE  660                       768   -108      889
  SINCE DEC 1    660                       768   -108      889
  SINCE JUL 1   2282                      2222     60     2364

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1    650                       752   -102      913
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    13   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SE (140)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    16   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SE (150)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     6.3


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  FOG
  HAZE


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    92           800 AM
 LOWEST     81          1200 AM
 AVERAGE    87

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   30
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   13


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
DECEMBER 20 2014......SUNRISE   739 AM CST   SUNSET   446 PM CST
DECEMBER 21 2014......SUNRISE   739 AM CST   SUNSET   446 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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