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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
127 AM CDT THU MAY 21 2015

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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 20 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         50   1234 AM  MM      MM  73    -23       87
  MINIMUM         41   1159 PM  MM      MM  51    -10       57
  AVERAGE         46                        62    -16       72

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.14                      0.17  -0.03
  MONTH TO DATE    2.14                      3.02  -0.88

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       19                         5     14        0
  MONTH TO DATE  121                       148    -27      182
  SINCE MAR 1   1311                      1485   -174     1755
  SINCE JUL 1   6798                      6770     28     7725

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         2     -2        7
  MONTH TO DATE   24                        19      5       14
  SINCE MAR 1     24                        22      2       21
  SINCE JAN 1     24                        22      2       21
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    14   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (20)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    17   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NE (30)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     6.4


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    93          1100 PM
 LOWEST     56          1200 AM
 AVERAGE    75

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   74
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   51


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 21 2015...........SUNRISE   549 AM CDT   SUNSET   834 PM CDT
MAY 22 2015...........SUNRISE   548 AM CDT   SUNSET   835 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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