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CLIMATE REPORT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA

525 PM CDT SAT JUL 26 2014


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR JULY 26 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         87   1220 PM 108    1936  86      1       80
  MINIMUM         71    711 AM  52    1911  67      4       62
  AVERAGE         79                        76      3       71

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          2.32 1984   0.13  -0.13     0.17
  MONTH TO DATE    2.35                      3.80  -1.45     0.83
  SINCE JUN 1      9.84                      8.74   1.10     4.06
  SINCE JAN 1     20.99                     21.92  -0.93    22.38

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    2                         0      2        0
  SINCE JUN 1      2                        17    -15       19
  SINCE JUL 1      2                         0      2        0

 COOLING
  TODAY           14                        11      3        6
  MONTH TO DATE  223                       293    -70      335
  SINCE JUN 1    479                       514    -35      590
  SINCE JAN 1    610                       590     20      692
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    16   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NE (60)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    20   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NE (60)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     6.3


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.5


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    90           200 AM
 LOWEST     57           100 PM
 AVERAGE    74

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   86       106      1930
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   67        53      1971


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
JULY 26 2014..........SUNRISE   603 AM CDT   SUNSET   838 PM CDT
JULY 27 2014..........SUNRISE   604 AM CDT   SUNSET   837 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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