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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
147 AM CDT SAT AUG 29 2015

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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 28 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         68   1106 PM  MM      MM  80    -12       77
  MINIMUM         62   1018 AM  MM      MM  58      4       65
  AVERAGE         65                        69     -4       71

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        1.66                      0.14   1.52
  MONTH TO DATE    9.57                      4.02   5.55

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE   26                         4     22        0
  SINCE JUN 1     42                        32     10       16
  SINCE JUL 1     34                         8     26       12

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         5     -5        6
  MONTH TO DATE  140                       186    -46      197
  SINCE JUN 1    550                       623    -73      501
  SINCE JAN 1    588                       672    -84      578
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    22   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SE (140)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    31   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SE (130)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     6.9


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           600 AM
 LOWEST     93          1200 AM
 AVERAGE    97

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   80
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   57


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 29 2015........SUNRISE   637 AM CDT   SUNSET   753 PM CDT
AUGUST 30 2015........SUNRISE   638 AM CDT   SUNSET   752 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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