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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
128 AM CDT SUN MAY 15 2016


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 14 2016...

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         57    250 PM  MM      MM  71    -14       61
  MINIMUM         36    518 AM  MM      MM  49    -13       52
  AVERAGE         47                        60    -13       57

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00                      0.16  -0.16
  MONTH TO DATE    0.95                      2.05  -1.10

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       18                         6     12        8
  MONTH TO DATE  119                       115      4       67
  SINCE MAR 1   1215                      1452   -237     1257
  SINCE JUL 1   5767                      6737   -970     6744

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE    1                         9     -8       17
  SINCE MAR 1      4                        12     -8       17
  SINCE JAN 1      4                        12     -8       17
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    29   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (340)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    40   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     N (350)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    16.1


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.4


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    76           400 AM
 LOWEST     35           300 PM
 AVERAGE    56

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   71
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   49


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 15 2016...........SUNRISE   554 AM CDT   SUNSET   829 PM CDT
MAY 16 2016...........SUNRISE   553 AM CDT   SUNSET   830 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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