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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
534 PM CDT TUE AUG 25 2015

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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 25 2015...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1878 TO 2015


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         77    359 PM 106    1936  83     -6       92
  MINIMUM         53    600 AM  44    1934  64    -11       73
  AVERAGE         65                        73     -8       83

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          3.45 1987   0.13  -0.13     0.01
  MONTH TO DATE    3.92                      3.39   0.53     5.58
  SINCE JUN 1     19.49                     12.80   6.69    15.44
  SINCE JAN 1     28.84                     25.98   2.86    26.59

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0          MM      MM   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE JUN 1      0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE JUL 1      0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    2                         0      2        0
  SINCE JUN 1      5                        18    -13        2
  SINCE JUL 1      2                         1      1        2

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         8     -8       18
  MONTH TO DATE  230                       248    -18      268
  SINCE JUN 1    840                       818     22      777
  SINCE JAN 1    920                       894     26      908
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    18   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (320)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    24   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (320)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     8.3


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.3


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    83           300 AM
 LOWEST     33           300 PM
 AVERAGE    58

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   83       104      1983
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   63        45      1910


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 25 2015........SUNRISE   633 AM CDT   SUNSET   759 PM CDT
AUGUST 26 2015........SUNRISE   634 AM CDT   SUNSET   758 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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