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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
143 AM CDT SAT AUG 20 2016


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 19 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         86   1224 PM  MM      MM  82      4       65
  MINIMUM         66   1159 PM  MM      MM  60      6       56
  AVERAGE         76                        71      5       61

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.93                      0.13   0.80
  MONTH TO DATE    6.01                      2.76   3.25

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        4
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        5
  SINCE JUN 1      2                        28    -26       21
  SINCE JUL 1      2                         4     -2       13

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY       11                         6      5        0
  MONTH TO DATE  170                       138     32      131
  SINCE JUN 1    724                       575    149      541
  SINCE JAN 1    772                       624    148      579
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    36   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (350)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    48   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     N (350)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     8.6


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.5


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  THUNDERSTORM
  HEAVY RAIN
  RAIN
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           500 AM
 LOWEST     74          1000 AM
 AVERAGE    87

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   81
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   60


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 20 2016........SUNRISE   628 AM CDT   SUNSET   806 PM CDT
AUGUST 21 2016........SUNRISE   629 AM CDT   SUNSET   805 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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