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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
138 AM CDT TUE APR 18 2017


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 17 2017...

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         72    350 PM  MM      MM  62     10       78
  MINIMUM         42    532 AM  MM      MM  39      3       50
  AVERAGE         57                        50      7       64

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00                      0.12  -0.12
  MONTH TO DATE    1.77                      1.61   0.16

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        8                        15     -7        1
  MONTH TO DATE  192                       304   -112      298
  SINCE MAR 1   1025                      1175   -150      970
  SINCE JUL 1   5237                      6460  -1223     5522

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    3                         0      3        0
  SINCE MAR 1      3                         0      3        0
  SINCE JAN 1      3                         0      3        0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    13   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SW (230)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    19   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     W (260)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     4.7


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.2


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    86          1200 AM
 LOWEST     41           200 PM
 AVERAGE    64

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   62
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   39


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL 18 2017.........SUNRISE   629 AM CDT   SUNSET   759 PM CDT
APRIL 19 2017.........SUNRISE   627 AM CDT   SUNSET   800 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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