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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1236 AM CST MON JAN 1 2018


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR DECEMBER 31 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         -6    314 PM  MM      MM  29    -35       33
  MINIMUM        -16   1159 PM  MM      MM  11    -27       18
  AVERAGE        -11                        20    -31       26

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        T                         0.02  -0.02
  MONTH TO DATE    0.03                      1.02  -0.99

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       76                        45     31       39
  MONTH TO DATE 1253                      1301    -48     1240
  SINCE DEC 1   1253                      1300    -47     1240
  SINCE JUL 1   2511                      2754   -243     2162

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1    861                       752    109      971
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    21   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (350)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    24   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     N (350)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    12.1


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.3


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    83          1200 AM
 LOWEST     64           300 PM
 AVERAGE    74

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   29
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   11


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
JANUARY  1 2018.......SUNRISE   742 AM CST   SUNSET   454 PM CST
JANUARY  2 2018.......SUNRISE   743 AM CST   SUNSET   455 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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