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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
145 AM CDT WED AUG 17 2016

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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 16 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         85    406 PM  MM      MM  82      3       86
  MINIMUM         61    344 AM  MM      MM  61      0       62
  AVERAGE         73                        71      2       74

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00                      0.15  -0.15
  MONTH TO DATE    4.93                      2.37   2.56

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JUN 1      2                        28    -26       16
  SINCE JUL 1      2                         4     -2        8

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        8                         7      1        9
  MONTH TO DATE  135                       119     16      125
  SINCE JUN 1    689                       556    133      535
  SINCE JAN 1    737                       605    132      573
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    13   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (190)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    16   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (200)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     5.4


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.2


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  FOG
  FOG W/VISIBILITY <= 1/4 MILE


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100          1200 AM
 LOWEST     61           300 PM
 AVERAGE    81

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   82
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   61


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 17 2016........SUNRISE   625 AM CDT   SUNSET   811 PM CDT
AUGUST 18 2016........SUNRISE   626 AM CDT   SUNSET   810 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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