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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
131 AM CDT SUN MAY 17 2015

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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 16 2015...

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         80    340 PM  MM      MM  72      8       54
  MINIMUM         61    303 AM  MM      MM  49     12       36
  AVERAGE         71                        60     11       45

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.14                      0.16  -0.02
  MONTH TO DATE    1.81                      2.37  -0.56

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                         6     -6       20
  MONTH TO DATE   68                       127    -59      157
  SINCE MAR 1   1258                      1464   -206     1730
  SINCE JUL 1   6745                      6749     -4     7700

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        6                         1      5        0
  MONTH TO DATE   23                        11     12        7
  SINCE MAR 1     23                        14      9       14
  SINCE JAN 1     23                        14      9       14
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    25   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (160)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    33   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SE (150)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    11.9

SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.7

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

RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           300 AM
 LOWEST     62           100 PM
 AVERAGE    81
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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   72
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   50

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 17 2015...........SUNRISE   552 AM CDT   SUNSET   830 PM CDT
MAY 18 2015...........SUNRISE   551 AM CDT   SUNSET   831 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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