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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
145 AM CDT MON MAY 18 2015

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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 17 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         75    520 PM  MM      MM  72      3       66
  MINIMUM         56   1159 PM  MM      MM  50      6       34
  AVERAGE         66                        61      5       50

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.19                      0.16   0.03
  MONTH TO DATE    2.00                      2.53  -0.53

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                         6     -6       15
  MONTH TO DATE   68                       133    -65      172
  SINCE MAR 1   1258                      1470   -212     1745
  SINCE JUL 1   6745                      6755    -10     7715

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        1                         2     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE   24                        13     11        7
  SINCE MAR 1     24                        16      8       14
  SINCE JAN 1     24                        16      8       14
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    38   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SW (210)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    48   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (160)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    17.3

SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.5

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

RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    93           200 AM
 LOWEST     54           400 PM
 AVERAGE    74
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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   73
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   50

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 18 2015...........SUNRISE   551 AM CDT   SUNSET   831 PM CDT
MAY 19 2015...........SUNRISE   550 AM CDT   SUNSET   832 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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