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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1234 AM CST TUE FEB 14 2017


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR FEBRUARY 13 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1878 TO 2017


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         52    118 PM  65    1921  35     17       16
  MINIMUM         24    743 AM -26    1905  18      6        2
  AVERAGE         38                        27     11        9

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          1.05 1919   0.04  -0.04     0.09
  MONTH TO DATE    0.20                      0.54  -0.34     0.62
  SINCE DEC 1      3.35                      2.96   0.39     6.74
  SINCE JAN 1      1.94                      1.54   0.40     1.30

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           8.7  1978   0.3   -0.3      1.2
  MONTH TO DATE    2.6                       4.1   -1.5      9.2
  SINCE DEC 1      8.9                      21.6  -12.7     20.9
  SINCE JUL 1      8.9                      24.5  -15.6     27.8
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       27                        38    -11       56
  MONTH TO DATE  433                       520    -87      541
  SINCE DEC 1   2735                      3042   -307     2693
  SINCE JUL 1   3418                      4300   -882     3574

 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    22   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     W (260)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    26   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SW (220)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     7.8


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.5


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    88           500 AM
 LOWEST     29           300 PM
 AVERAGE    59

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   36        68      1954
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   18       -14      1936


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
FEBRUARY 14 2017......SUNRISE   711 AM CST   SUNSET   547 PM CST
FEBRUARY 15 2017......SUNRISE   709 AM CST   SUNSET   549 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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