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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1232 AM CST SAT DEC 31 2016


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR DECEMBER 30 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         45    240 PM  MM      MM  29     16       27
  MINIMUM         17    530 AM  MM      MM  11      6       20
  AVERAGE         31                        20     11       24

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00                      0.01  -0.01
  MONTH TO DATE    1.34                      1.00   0.34

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       34                        45    -11       41
  MONTH TO DATE 1201                      1256    -55      923
  SINCE DEC 1   1201                      1256    -55      923
  SINCE JUL 1   2123                      2710   -587     2067

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1    971                       752    219      769
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    24   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (180)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    30   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (180)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     9.9


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.1


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    92           400 AM
 LOWEST     39           200 PM
 AVERAGE    66

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   29
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   11


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
DECEMBER 31 2016......SUNRISE   742 AM CST   SUNSET   453 PM CST
JANUARY  1 2017.......SUNRISE   743 AM CST   SUNSET   454 PM CST


-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.




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