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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
128 AM CDT TUE APR 26 2016

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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 25 2016...

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)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         76    435 PM  90    2012  66     10       52
  MINIMUM         59   1159 PM  28    1934  45     14       45
  AVERAGE         68                        55     13       49

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        T             1.79 1904   0.16  -0.16     0.43
  MONTH TO DATE    1.55                      3.07  -1.52     2.51
  SINCE MAR 1      3.53                      5.37  -1.84     3.00
  SINCE JAN 1      5.30                      7.65  -2.35     5.02

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           0.1  1907   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       1.7   -1.7      0.0
  SINCE MAR 1      0.3                       6.9   -6.6       T
  SINCE JUL 1     30.3                      35.2   -4.9     29.1
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                        10    -10       16
  MONTH TO DATE  274                       365    -91      259
  SINCE MAR 1    832                      1161   -329      933
  SINCE JUL 1   4815                      5992  -1177     5771

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        3                         1      2        0
  MONTH TO DATE   19                         8     11        7
  SINCE MAR 1     19                         9     10        7
  SINCE JAN 1     19                         9     10        7
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    24   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     W (260)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    29   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     W (260)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    13.0


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.3


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  LIGHT RAIN


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    84           200 AM
 LOWEST     41           300 PM
 AVERAGE    63

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   66        89      1989
                                             1987
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   45        25      1907


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL 26 2016.........SUNRISE   618 AM CDT   SUNSET   808 PM CDT
APRIL 27 2016.........SUNRISE   616 AM CDT   SUNSET   809 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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