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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
527 PM CST WED NOV 23 2016


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR NOVEMBER 23 2016...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

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)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         42   1254 PM  66    1966  44     -2       46
                                      1931
  MINIMUM         40    459 PM   1    1898  27     13       29
  AVERAGE         41                        35      6       38

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.11          1.88 1931   0.07   0.04     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    0.71                      1.75  -1.04     1.72
  SINCE SEP 1      7.12                      7.44  -0.32     8.38
  SINCE JAN 1     32.45                     34.16  -1.71    37.55

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           5.2  1991   0.1   -0.1      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    T                         1.3   -1.3      6.9
  SINCE SEP 1      T                         1.7   -1.7      6.9
  SINCE JUL 1      T                         1.7   -1.7      6.9
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           24                        30     -6       27
  MONTH TO DATE  327                       550   -223      386
  SINCE SEP 1    533                      1028   -495      692
  SINCE JUL 1    533                      1034   -501      694

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    1                         0      1        1
  SINCE SEP 1    251                       127    124      259
  SINCE JAN 1   1448                      1066    382     1211
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    21   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (330)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    26   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     N (350)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    11.4


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           700 AM
 LOWEST     76           100 PM
 AVERAGE    88

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   43        67      2011
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   26         1      1950


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
NOVEMBER 23 2016......SUNRISE   713 AM CST   SUNSET   449 PM CST
NOVEMBER 24 2016......SUNRISE   715 AM CST   SUNSET   448 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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