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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
109 AM CST THU JAN 8 2015


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR JANUARY 7 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          4   1219 AM  MM      MM  28    -24       12
  MINIMUM        -15   1129 PM  MM      MM  11    -26      -10
  AVERAGE         -5                        20    -25        1

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        T                         0.02  -0.02
  MONTH TO DATE    0.32                      0.10   0.22

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       70                        46     24       64
  MONTH TO DATE  375                       316     59      433
  SINCE DEC 1   1491                      1616   -125     1925
  SINCE JUL 1   3113                      3070     43     3400

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         0      0        0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    35   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (330)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    42   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     N (340)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    17.2


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.4


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  HAZE


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    81          1100 PM
 LOWEST     58          1000 AM
 AVERAGE    70

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   28
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   11


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
JANUARY  8 2015.......SUNRISE   742 AM CST   SUNSET   500 PM CST
JANUARY  9 2015.......SUNRISE   742 AM CST   SUNSET   501 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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