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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
538 PM CDT THU JUL 21 2016


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR JULY 21 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         97    314 PM 107    1934  86     11       82
  MINIMUM         78    504 AM  51    1947  67     11       62
  AVERAGE         88                        76     12       72

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          2.33 1933   0.13  -0.13     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    6.96                      3.13   3.83     2.16
  SINCE JUN 1      8.43                      8.07   0.36    10.56
  SINCE JAN 1     19.67                     21.25  -1.58    19.91

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      0                        17    -17        3
  SINCE JUL 1      0                         0      0        0

 COOLING
  TODAY           23                        11     12        7
  MONTH TO DATE  239                       238      1      220
  SINCE JUN 1    617                       459    158      477
  SINCE JAN 1    710                       535    175      557
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    22   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SW (210)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    28   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (200)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    12.3


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.1


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    91           300 AM
 LOWEST     51           200 PM
 AVERAGE    71

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   86       109      1901
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   67        51      1947


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
JULY 21 2016..........SUNRISE   559 AM CDT   SUNSET   842 PM CDT
JULY 22 2016..........SUNRISE   600 AM CDT   SUNSET   841 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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