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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
155 AM CDT WED MAR 18 2015


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MARCH 17 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         47    430 PM  MM      MM  48     -1       46
  MINIMUM         33    635 AM  MM      MM  27      6       21
  AVERAGE         40                        37      3       34

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00                      0.07  -0.07
  MONTH TO DATE    T                         1.04  -1.04

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       25                        28     -3       31
  MONTH TO DATE  475                       533    -58      659
  SINCE MAR 1    475                       533    -58      659
  SINCE JUL 1   5962                      5818    144     6629

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE MAR 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         0      0        0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    26   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (360)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    35   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     N (340)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    12.4


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.1


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    70          1200 AM
 LOWEST     27           200 PM
 AVERAGE    49

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   49
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   27


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MARCH 18 2015.........SUNRISE   722 AM CDT   SUNSET   724 PM CDT
MARCH 19 2015.........SUNRISE   720 AM CDT   SUNSET   725 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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