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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1251 AM CST THU DEC 7 2017


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR DECEMBER 6 2017...

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         36   1216 AM  MM      MM  35      1       38
  MINIMUM         20   1147 PM  MM      MM  17      3       21
  AVERAGE         28                        26      2       30

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        T                         0.05  -0.05
  MONTH TO DATE    T                         0.33  -0.33

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       37                        39     -2       35
  MONTH TO DATE  162                       228    -66      184
  SINCE DEC 1    162                       228    -66      184
  SINCE JUL 1   1420                      1682   -262     1106

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1    861                       752    109      971
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    26   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (310)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    34   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (320)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    15.9


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.7


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  LIGHT SNOW
  HAZE


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    88           700 AM
 LOWEST     47           200 PM
 AVERAGE    68

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   34
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   17


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
DECEMBER  7 2017......SUNRISE   729 AM CST   SUNSET   443 PM CST
DECEMBER  8 2017......SUNRISE   730 AM CST   SUNSET   443 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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