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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1251 AM CST WED DEC 17 2014

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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR DECEMBER 16 2014...

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         32   1225 AM  MM      MM  31      1       26
  MINIMUM         14   1037 PM  MM      MM  14      0       12
  AVERAGE         23                        22      1       19

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        T                         0.03  -0.03
  MONTH TO DATE    0.66                      0.73  -0.07

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       42                        43     -1       46
  MONTH TO DATE  537                       639   -102      773
  SINCE DEC 1    537                       639   -102      773
  SINCE JUL 1   2159                      2093     66     2248

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1    650                       752   -102      913
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    30   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (330)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    41   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (330)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    19.4


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  LIGHT SNOW
  FOG
  HAZE


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    85           100 AM
 LOWEST     67           800 PM
 AVERAGE    76

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   31
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   14


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
DECEMBER 17 2014......SUNRISE   737 AM CST   SUNSET   444 PM CST
DECEMBER 18 2014......SUNRISE   737 AM CST   SUNSET   445 PM CST


-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.

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