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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1236 AM CST SUN JAN 1 2017


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR DECEMBER 31 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         33    125 AM  MM      MM  29      4       22
  MINIMUM         18    934 PM  MM      MM  11      7        6
  AVERAGE         26                        20      6       14

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00                      0.02  -0.02
  MONTH TO DATE    1.34                      1.02   0.32

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       39                        45     -6       51
  MONTH TO DATE 1240                      1301    -61      974
  SINCE DEC 1   1240                      1300    -60      974
  SINCE JUL 1   2162                      2754   -592     2118

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1    971                       752    219      769
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    22   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (330)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    28   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (320)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     9.8


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.3


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    92           300 AM
 LOWEST     63           200 PM
 AVERAGE    78

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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 2017.......SUNRISE   743 AM CST   SUNSET   454 PM CST
JANUARY  2 2017.......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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