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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
130 AM CDT SUN AUG 24 2014


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 23 2014...

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         84    406 PM  MM      MM  81      3       86
  MINIMUM         71    850 AM  MM      MM  59     12       63
  AVERAGE         78                        70      8       75

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.37                      0.16   0.21
  MONTH TO DATE    2.54                      3.29  -0.75

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        5
  SINCE JUN 1     16                        28    -12       56
  SINCE JUL 1     12                         4      8       14

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY       13                         5      8       10
  MONTH TO DATE  150                       161    -11      121
  SINCE JUN 1    454                       598   -144      568
  SINCE JAN 1    531                       647   -116      623
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    17   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SW (240)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    23   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SW (230)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     6.8


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          1200 AM
 LOWEST     74           200 PM
 AVERAGE    87

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   81
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   59


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 24 2014........SUNRISE   632 AM CDT   SUNSET   801 PM CDT
AUGUST 25 2014........SUNRISE   633 AM CDT   SUNSET   759 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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