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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
155 AM CDT FRI AUG 12 2016


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 11 2016...

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         89    332 PM  MM      MM  82      7       83
  MINIMUM         69    732 AM  MM      MM  62      7       61
  AVERAGE         79                        72      7       72

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        3.94                      0.13   3.81
  MONTH TO DATE    4.75                      1.60   3.15

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JUN 1      2                        28    -26       16
  SINCE JUL 1      2                         4     -2        8

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY       14                         7      7        7
  MONTH TO DATE   97                        84     13       85
  SINCE JUN 1    651                       521    130      495
  SINCE JAN 1    699                       570    129      533
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    28   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (350)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    40   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     N (360)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    10.3


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     68           200 PM
 AVERAGE    84

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


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 12 2016........SUNRISE   620 AM CDT   SUNSET   818 PM CDT
AUGUST 13 2016........SUNRISE   621 AM CDT   SUNSET   817 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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