Climatological Report (Daily)
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1245 AM CST THU JAN 22 2015


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR JANUARY 21 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1878 TO 2015


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         37    354 PM  58    1992  31      6       15
  MINIMUM         29   1137 PM -26    1883  14     15       -5
  AVERAGE         33                        22     11        5

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          0.42 1973   0.03  -0.03      T
  MONTH TO DATE    0.44                      0.66  -0.22     0.49
  SINCE DEC 1      1.47                      2.08  -0.61     1.30
  SINCE JAN 1      0.44                      0.66  -0.22     0.49

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           6.0  1973   0.3   -0.3      0.3
  MONTH TO DATE    6.5                       5.6    0.9      7.5
  SINCE DEC 1      8.4                      14.6   -6.2     21.1
  SINCE JUL 1     14.2                      17.5   -3.3     22.5
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       32                        43    -11       60
  MONTH TO DATE  893                       896     -3      966
  SINCE DEC 1   1912                      2105   -193     2319
  SINCE JUL 1   3229                      3363   -134     3522

 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    24   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (300)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    31   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (300)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    13.4


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    82           500 AM
 LOWEST     59           400 PM
 AVERAGE    71

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   31        59      2002
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   14       -23      1883


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
JANUARY 22 2015.......SUNRISE   735 AM CST   SUNSET   518 PM CST
JANUARY 23 2015.......SUNRISE   734 AM CST   SUNSET   519 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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