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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
209 AM CDT SUN OCT 8 2017


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR OCTOBER 7 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         68    807 AM  MM      MM  67      1       62
  MINIMUM         50   1159 PM  MM      MM  42      8       40
  AVERAGE         59                        54      5       51

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        1.00                      0.07   0.93
  MONTH TO DATE    3.72                      0.54   3.18

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        6                        11     -5       14
  MONTH TO DATE   23                        72    -49       30
  SINCE SEP 1     73                       200   -127       74
  SINCE JUL 1     79                       216   -137       77

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE   10                         7      3        3
  SINCE SEP 1    141                        66     75      132
  SINCE JAN 1    861                       749    112      961
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    22   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     W (290)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    31   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     W (270)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    10.3


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.6


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           200 AM
 LOWEST     84           400 PM
 AVERAGE    92

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   67
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   41


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
OCTOBER  8 2017.......SUNRISE   719 AM CDT   SUNSET   644 PM CDT
OCTOBER  9 2017.......SUNRISE   720 AM CDT   SUNSET   642 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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