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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
219 AM CDT SAT MAY 16 2015

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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 15 2015...

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         73    423 PM  MM      MM  71      2       49
  MINIMUM         55    518 AM  MM      MM  49      6       38
  AVERAGE         64                        60      4       44

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        T                         0.16  -0.16
  MONTH TO DATE    1.67                      2.21  -0.54

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        1                         6     -5       21
  MONTH TO DATE   68                       121    -53      137
  SINCE MAR 1   1258                      1458   -200     1710
  SINCE JUL 1   6745                      6743      2     7680

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE   17                        10      7        7
  SINCE MAR 1     17                        13      4       14
  SINCE JAN 1     17                        13      4       14
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    18   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SE (150)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    23   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SE (150)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     5.4

SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.7

WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  FOG
  FOG W/VISIBILITY <= 1/4 MILE

RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           200 AM
 LOWEST     68           200 PM
 AVERAGE    84
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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   72
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   49

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 16 2015...........SUNRISE   553 AM CDT   SUNSET   829 PM CDT
MAY 17 2015...........SUNRISE   552 AM CDT   SUNSET   830 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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