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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
138 AM CDT SAT AUG 16 2014

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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 15 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         70    446 PM  MM      MM  82    -12       73
  MINIMUM         65    551 AM  MM      MM  61      4       52
  AVERAGE         68                        71     -3       63

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.31                      0.15   0.16
  MONTH TO DATE    1.58                      2.22  -0.64

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        2
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        4
  SINCE JUN 1     16                        28    -12       55
  SINCE JUL 1     12                         4      8       13

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        3                         7     -4        0
  MONTH TO DATE   70                       112    -42       67
  SINCE JUN 1    374                       549   -175      514
  SINCE JAN 1    451                       598   -147      569
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    13   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (180)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    16   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (180)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     5.4


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.6


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100          1200 PM
 LOWEST     87           100 AM
 AVERAGE    94

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   82
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   61


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 16 2014........SUNRISE   623 AM CDT   SUNSET   813 PM CDT
AUGUST 17 2014........SUNRISE   624 AM CDT   SUNSET   812 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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