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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
102 AM CST MON FEB 12 2018

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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR FEBRUARY 11 2018...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1878 TO 2018


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         21    315 PM  65    1882  35    -14       55
  MINIMUM          8   1157 PM -24    1899  17     -9       33
  AVERAGE         15                        26    -11       44

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.05          0.37 1965   0.04   0.01      T
  MONTH TO DATE    0.94                      0.45   0.49     0.20
  SINCE DEC 1      2.40                      2.87  -0.47     3.35
  SINCE JAN 1      1.98                      1.45   0.53     1.94

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.6           6.1  1905   0.3    0.3      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE   11.6                       3.5    8.1      2.6
  SINCE DEC 1     22.1                      21.0    1.1      8.9
  SINCE JUL 1     22.1                      23.9   -1.8      8.9
  SNOW DEPTH       8

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       50                        39     11       21
  MONTH TO DATE  548                       443    105      381
  SINCE DEC 1   3029                      2965     64     2683
  SINCE JUL 1   4084                      4223   -139     3366

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        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    SW (240)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    16   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     W (280)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     7.1


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.5


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    83           100 AM
 LOWEST     56           200 PM
 AVERAGE    70

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   35        70      1990
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   18       -21      1905


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
FEBRUARY 12 2018......SUNRISE   714 AM CST   SUNSET   545 PM CST
FEBRUARY 13 2018......SUNRISE   712 AM CST   SUNSET   546 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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