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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
130 AM CDT THU AUG 21 2014


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 20 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         78    513 PM  MM      MM  81     -3       90
  MINIMUM         62    241 AM  MM      MM  60      2       63
  AVERAGE         70                        71     -1       77

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.32                      0.12   0.20
  MONTH TO DATE    1.90                      2.88  -0.98

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        5
  SINCE JUN 1     16                        28    -12       56
  SINCE JUL 1     12                         4      8       14

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        5                         6     -1       12
  MONTH TO DATE  109                       144    -35       86
  SINCE JUN 1    413                       581   -168      533
  SINCE JAN 1    490                       630   -140      588
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    17   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (200)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    22   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SW (210)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     5.4


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.2


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100          1200 AM
 LOWEST     79           100 PM
 AVERAGE    90

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   81
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   60


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 21 2014........SUNRISE   629 AM CDT   SUNSET   806 PM CDT
AUGUST 22 2014........SUNRISE   630 AM CDT   SUNSET   804 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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