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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1238 AM CST FRI JAN 6 2017

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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR JANUARY 5 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         12    134 PM  65    2012  31    -19       34
  MINIMUM          4   1159 PM -30    1884  15    -11       17
  AVERAGE          8                        23    -15       26

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        T             1.36 1946   0.03  -0.03     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    0.01                      0.17  -0.16     0.00
  SINCE DEC 1      1.42                      1.59  -0.17     5.44
  SINCE JAN 1      0.01                      0.17  -0.16     0.00

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        T            10.2  1929   0.3   -0.3      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.1                       1.3   -1.2      0.0
  SINCE DEC 1      3.9                      10.3   -6.4      7.8
  SINCE JUL 1      3.9                      13.2   -9.3     14.7
  SNOW DEPTH       T

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       57                        42     15       39
  MONTH TO DATE  219                       210      9      202
  SINCE DEC 1   1379                      1419    -40     1087
  SINCE JUL 1   2062                      2677   -615     1968

 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    21   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (300)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    28   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (320)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    11.6


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.6


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  LIGHT SNOW


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    80          1200 AM
 LOWEST     52           400 PM
 AVERAGE    66

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   31        54      2012
                                             1961
                                             1933
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   15       -19      1912


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
JANUARY  6 2017.......SUNRISE   741 AM CST   SUNSET   500 PM CST
JANUARY  7 2017.......SUNRISE   741 AM CST   SUNSET   501 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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