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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
133 AM CDT THU AUG 18 2016


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 17 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         86    424 PM  MM      MM  82      4       75
  MINIMUM         65    557 AM  MM      MM  61      4       67
  AVERAGE         76                        71      5       71

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.15                      0.14   0.01
  MONTH TO DATE    5.08                      2.51   2.57

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       11                         7      4        6
  MONTH TO DATE  146                       126     20      131
  SINCE JUN 1    700                       563    137      541
  SINCE JAN 1    748                       612    136      579
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    20   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (10)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    24   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     N (10)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     4.7


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.3


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100          1200 AM
 LOWEST     65           200 PM
 AVERAGE    83

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   82
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   60


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 18 2016........SUNRISE   626 AM CDT   SUNSET   810 PM CDT
AUGUST 19 2016........SUNRISE   627 AM CDT   SUNSET   808 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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