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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
137 AM CDT TUE SEP 16 2014


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR SEPTEMBER 15 2014...

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)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         65    157 PM  97    1927  77    -12       72
  MINIMUM         49   1159 PM  37    2007  56     -7       60
  AVERAGE         57                        66     -9       66

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.02          1.67 1921   0.10  -0.08     0.04
  MONTH TO DATE    3.49                      1.62   1.87     0.21
  SINCE SEP 1      3.49                      1.62   1.87     0.21
  SINCE JAN 1     35.86                     28.34   7.52    23.76

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0          MM      MM   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE SEP 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
  YESTERDAY        8                         3      5        0
  MONTH TO DATE   59                        22     37        1
  SINCE SEP 1     59                        22     37        1
  SINCE JUL 1     61                        28     33        1

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         4     -4        1
  MONTH TO DATE   58                        79    -21      169
  SINCE SEP 1     58                        79    -21      169
  SINCE JAN 1   1027                      1018      9     1270
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    20   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (10)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    27   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     N (10)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     7.4


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.7


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    87           600 AM
 LOWEST     56           300 PM
 AVERAGE    72

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   76        97      1931
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   55        38      1984


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
SEPTEMBER 16 2014.....SUNRISE   656 AM CDT   SUNSET   722 PM CDT
SEPTEMBER 17 2014.....SUNRISE   657 AM CDT   SUNSET   720 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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