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CLIMATE REPORT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA

527 PM CDT FRI SEP 12 2014


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR SEPTEMBER 12 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         53    245 PM  96    1927  78    -25       81
  MINIMUM         46    857 AM  37    1902  57    -11       63
  AVERAGE         50                        67    -17       72

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.27          4.42 1961   0.11   0.16     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    3.47                      1.32   2.15     0.17
  SINCE SEP 1      3.47                      1.32   2.15     0.17
  SINCE JAN 1     35.84                     28.04   7.80    23.72

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 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
  TODAY           15                         2     13        0
  MONTH TO DATE   31                        15     16        0
  SINCE SEP 1     31                        15     16        0
  SINCE JUL 1     33                        21     12        0

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         4     -4        7
  MONTH TO DATE   58                        67     -9      167
  SINCE SEP 1     58                        67     -9      167
  SINCE JAN 1   1027                      1006     21     1268
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    20   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (10)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    24   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     N (360)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    10.2


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    86           700 AM
 LOWEST     68           300 PM
 AVERAGE    77

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   77        96      1939
                                             1931
                                             1897
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   57        33      1890


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
SEPTEMBER 12 2014.....SUNRISE   652 AM CDT   SUNSET   729 PM CDT
SEPTEMBER 13 2014.....SUNRISE   653 AM CDT   SUNSET   727 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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