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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
146 AM CDT WED OCT 29 2014


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR OCTOBER 28 2014...

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         55   1258 PM  MM      MM  57     -2       53
  MINIMUM         39    653 AM  MM      MM  35      4       32
  AVERAGE         47                        46      1       43

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00                      0.09  -0.09
  MONTH TO DATE    4.21                      2.30   1.91

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       18                        19     -1       22
  MONTH TO DATE  343                       391    -48      406
  SINCE SEP 1    483                       519    -36      484
  SINCE JUL 1    495                       535    -40      498

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                        10    -10       19
  SINCE SEP 1     49                        69    -20      164
  SINCE JAN 1    650                       752   -102      913
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    29   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (300)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    37   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     W (290)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    16.1


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.5


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    79           700 AM
 LOWEST     46          1200 PM
 AVERAGE    63

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   56
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   35


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
OCTOBER 29 2014.......SUNRISE   743 AM CDT   SUNSET   612 PM CDT
OCTOBER 30 2014.......SUNRISE   745 AM CDT   SUNSET   611 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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