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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
140 AM CDT FRI MAY 8 2015


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 7 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         77    427 PM  MM      MM  69      8       86
  MINIMUM         64   1159 PM  MM      MM  46     18       54
  AVERAGE         71                        57     14       70

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.03                      0.13  -0.10
  MONTH TO DATE    0.82                      0.98  -0.16

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                         8     -8        0
  MONTH TO DATE   18                        65    -47       66
  SINCE MAR 1   1208                      1402   -194     1639
  SINCE JUL 1   6695                      6687      8     7609

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        6                         1      5        5
  MONTH TO DATE   17                         2     15        5
  SINCE MAR 1     17                         5     12       12
  SINCE JAN 1     17                         5     12       12
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    26   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SW (210)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    36   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (190)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    13.8


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.5


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  LIGHT RAIN


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    84          1000 AM
 LOWEST     60           400 PM
 AVERAGE    72

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   69
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   46


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY  8 2015...........SUNRISE   602 AM CDT   SUNSET   821 PM CDT
MAY  9 2015...........SUNRISE   601 AM CDT   SUNSET   822 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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