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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
131 AM CDT MON SEP 1 2014


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 31 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         87    110 PM  MM      MM  80      7       90
  MINIMUM         58    317 AM  MM      MM  56      2       67
  AVERAGE         73                        68      5       79

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        2.10                      0.13   1.97
  MONTH TO DATE    8.14                      4.42   3.72

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         7     -7        5
  SINCE JUN 1     16                        40    -24       56
  SINCE JUL 1     12                        16     -4       14

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        8                         4      4       14
  MONTH TO DATE  220                       197     23      247
  SINCE JUN 1    524                       634   -110      694
  SINCE JAN 1    601                       683    -82      749
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    43   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     W (290)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    51   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     W (290)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     7.3


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.2


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           100 AM
 LOWEST     61          1200 PM
 AVERAGE    81

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   80
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   56


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
SEPTEMBER  1 2014.....SUNRISE   640 AM CDT   SUNSET   748 PM CDT
SEPTEMBER  2 2014.....SUNRISE   641 AM CDT   SUNSET   746 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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