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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
203 AM CDT THU OCT 27 2016


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR OCTOBER 26 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         54   1242 PM  MM      MM  58     -4       61
  MINIMUM         47   1144 PM  MM      MM  36     11       33
  AVERAGE         51                        47      4       47

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.26                      0.09   0.17
  MONTH TO DATE    0.79                      2.12  -1.33

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       14                        18     -4       18
  MONTH TO DATE  234                       353   -119      271
  SINCE SEP 1    278                       481   -203      329
  SINCE JUL 1    281                       497   -216      363

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE   13                        10      3        7
  SINCE SEP 1    142                        69     73      169
  SINCE JAN 1    971                       752    219      769
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    24   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (360)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    31   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     N (360)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    10.4


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           300 AM
 LOWEST     86           500 PM
 AVERAGE    93

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   57
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   35


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
OCTOBER 27 2016.......SUNRISE   742 AM CDT   SUNSET   614 PM CDT
OCTOBER 28 2016.......SUNRISE   743 AM CDT   SUNSET   613 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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