Climatological Report (Daily)
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CLIMATE REPORT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA

526 PM CDT MON AUG 25 2014


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 25 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         92    236 PM 106    1936  83      9       96
  MINIMUM         76    624 AM  44    1934  64     12       73
  AVERAGE         84                        73     11       85

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.01          3.45 1987   0.13  -0.12     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    5.58                      3.39   2.19     0.98
  SINCE JUN 1     15.44                     12.80   2.64     5.23
  SINCE JAN 1     26.59                     25.98   0.61    23.55

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    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JUN 1      2                        18    -16       19
  SINCE JUL 1      2                         1      1        0

 COOLING
  TODAY           19                         8     11       20
  MONTH TO DATE  269                       248     21      265
  SINCE JUN 1    778                       818    -40      871
  SINCE JAN 1    909                       894     15      973
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    15   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (310)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    20   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (310)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     6.2


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.6


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    82           500 AM
 LOWEST     59           200 PM
 AVERAGE    71

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   83       104      1983
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   63        45      1910


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 25 2014........SUNRISE   634 AM CDT   SUNSET   759 PM CDT
AUGUST 26 2014........SUNRISE   635 AM CDT   SUNSET   757 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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