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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
155 AM CDT SUN OCT 16 2016


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR OCTOBER 15 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         69    308 PM  MM      MM  63      6       69
  MINIMUM         57   1156 PM  MM      MM  39     18       39
  AVERAGE         63                        51     12       54

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.01                      0.08  -0.07
  MONTH TO DATE    0.53                      1.19  -0.66

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        2                        14    -12       11
  MONTH TO DATE  118                       175    -57      128
  SINCE SEP 1    162                       303   -141      186
  SINCE JUL 1    165                       319   -154      220

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    3                        10     -7        6
  SINCE SEP 1    132                        69     63      168
  SINCE JAN 1    961                       752    209      768
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    22   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SW (210)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    29   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SW (220)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    10.5


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG
  FOG W/VISIBILITY <= 1/4 MILE


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           300 AM
 LOWEST     84           100 PM
 AVERAGE    92

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   63
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   39


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
OCTOBER 16 2016.......SUNRISE   729 AM CDT   SUNSET   630 PM CDT
OCTOBER 17 2016.......SUNRISE   730 AM CDT   SUNSET   629 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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