Climatological Report (Daily)
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CLIMATE REPORT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA

525 PM CDT SUN AUG 24 2014


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 24 2014...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1878 TO 2014


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         93    303 PM 104    1936  83     10       95
  MINIMUM         75    546 AM  40    1891  64     11       72
  AVERAGE         84                        73     11       84

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          2.13 1882   0.14  -0.14     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    5.57                      3.26   2.31     0.98
  SINCE JUN 1     15.43                     12.67   2.76     5.23
  SINCE JAN 1     26.58                     25.85   0.73    23.55

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    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JUN 1      2                        18    -16       19
  SINCE JUL 1      2                         1      1        0

 COOLING
  TODAY           19                         9     10       19
  MONTH TO DATE  250                       240     10      245
  SINCE JUN 1    759                       810    -51      851
  SINCE JAN 1    890                       886      4      953
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    20   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (170)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    23   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (180)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    11.5


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.4


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    94           200 AM
 LOWEST     56          1200 PM
 AVERAGE    75

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   83       106      1936
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   64        44      1934


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 24 2014........SUNRISE   633 AM CDT   SUNSET   800 PM CDT
AUGUST 25 2014........SUNRISE   634 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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