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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1239 AM CST FRI DEC 19 2014


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR DECEMBER 18 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         27    902 PM  MM      MM  31     -4       45
  MINIMUM         18   1204 AM  MM      MM  13      5       10
  AVERAGE         23                        22      1       28

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        T                         0.03  -0.03
  MONTH TO DATE    0.66                      0.79  -0.13

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       42                        43     -1       37
  MONTH TO DATE  624                       725   -101      852
  SINCE DEC 1    624                       725   -101      852
  SINCE JUL 1   2246                      2179     67     2327

 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     8   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SE (130)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED     9   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SE (130)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     2.3


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    84           100 AM
 LOWEST     68           300 PM
 AVERAGE    76

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   30
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   13


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
DECEMBER 19 2014......SUNRISE   738 AM CST   SUNSET   445 PM CST
DECEMBER 20 2014......SUNRISE   739 AM CST   SUNSET   446 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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