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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
531 PM CST FRI FEB 5 2016

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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR FEBRUARY 5 2016...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1878 TO 2016


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         32    424 PM  65    1946  33     -1       19
  MINIMUM         14    736 AM -18    1936  16     -2      -10
                                      1883
  AVERAGE         23                        24     -1        5

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            T             0.79 1911   0.04  -0.04      T
  MONTH TO DATE    0.39                      0.20   0.19     0.56
  SINCE DEC 1      6.51                      2.62   3.89     2.94
  SINCE JAN 1      1.07                      1.20  -0.13     1.91

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            T             7.0  2004   0.3   -0.3       T
  MONTH TO DATE    4.1                       1.6    2.5      7.8
  SINCE DEC 1     15.8                      19.1   -3.3     21.4
  SINCE JUL 1     22.7                      22.0    0.7     27.2
  SNOW DEPTH       1

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           42                        41      1       60
  MONTH TO DATE  182                       205    -23      266
  SINCE DEC 1   2334                      2727   -393     2474
  SINCE JUL 1   3215                      3985   -770     3791

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         0      0        0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    13   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (170)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    17   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (170)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     4.7


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.8


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  LIGHT SNOW
  FOG
  HAZE


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    88           500 AM
 LOWEST     54           400 PM
 AVERAGE    71

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   33        61      1882
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   16       -13      1982


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
FEBRUARY  5 2016......SUNRISE   723 AM CST   SUNSET   535 PM CST
FEBRUARY  6 2016......SUNRISE   721 AM CST   SUNSET   536 PM CST


-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.

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