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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
132 AM CDT THU OCT 5 2017


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR OCTOBER 4 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         67    409 PM  92    1938  68     -1       80
  MINIMUM         55   1159 PM  29    1999  47      8       61
                                      1968
                                      1935
  AVERAGE         61                        58      3       71

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.09          2.26 2013   0.08   0.01     0.07
  MONTH TO DATE    0.23                      0.36  -0.13     0.07
  SINCE SEP 1      3.02                      3.41  -0.39     5.57
  SINCE JAN 1     25.26                     30.13  -4.87    30.90

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0          MM      MM   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE SEP 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
  YESTERDAY        4                         8     -4        0
  MONTH TO DATE    4                        31    -27        2
  SINCE SEP 1     26                       125    -99       23
  SINCE JUL 1     26                       131   -105       23

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         1     -1        6
  MONTH TO DATE   15                         4     11        6
  SINCE SEP 1    221                       117    104      223
  SINCE JAN 1   1301                      1056    245     1420
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    13   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NE (40)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    16   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NE (40)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     4.6


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.6


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    93           400 AM
 LOWEST     48           300 PM
 AVERAGE    71

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   68        95      1963
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   47        30      1988
                                             1952


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
OCTOBER  5 2017.......SUNRISE   716 AM CDT   SUNSET   649 PM CDT
OCTOBER  6 2017.......SUNRISE   717 AM CDT   SUNSET   647 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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