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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
207 AM CDT TUE AUG 22 2017


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 21 2017...

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         81    246 PM  MM      MM  81      0       76
  MINIMUM         65   1159 PM  MM      MM  60      5       54
  AVERAGE         73                        70      3       65

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        1.65                      0.11   1.54
  MONTH TO DATE    4.05                      2.99   1.06

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    4                         0      4        0
  SINCE JUN 1     17                        28    -11        2
  SINCE JUL 1      4                         4      0        2

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        8                         6      2        0
  MONTH TO DATE   88                       150    -62      170
  SINCE JUN 1    656                       587     69      724
  SINCE JAN 1    697                       636     61      772
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    35   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (340)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    47   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (180)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     9.7


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.7


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100          1200 AM
 LOWEST     74           300 PM
 AVERAGE    87

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   81
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   59


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 22 2017........SUNRISE   630 AM CDT   SUNSET   804 PM CDT
AUGUST 23 2017........SUNRISE   631 AM CDT   SUNSET   802 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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