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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
526 PM CDT SUN SEP 14 2014


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR SEPTEMBER 14 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         71    301 PM  97    1939  77     -6       79
  MINIMUM         49   1241 AM  38    1879  56     -7       49
  AVERAGE         60                        66     -6       64

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          1.56 1914   0.10  -0.10      T
  MONTH TO DATE    3.47                      1.52   1.95     0.17
  SINCE SEP 1      3.47                      1.52   1.95     0.17
  SINCE JAN 1     35.84                     28.24   7.60    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            5                         2      3        1
  MONTH TO DATE   51                        19     32        1
  SINCE SEP 1     51                        19     32        1
  SINCE JUL 1     53                        25     28        1

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         4     -4        0
  MONTH TO DATE   58                        75    -17      168
  SINCE SEP 1     58                        75    -17      168
  SINCE JAN 1   1027                      1014     13     1269
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    14   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SW (220)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    17   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SW (230)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     9.0


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.7


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    80          1200 AM
 LOWEST     45           200 PM
 AVERAGE    63

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   77        97      1927
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   56        37      2007


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
SEPTEMBER 14 2014.....SUNRISE   654 AM CDT   SUNSET   726 PM CDT
SEPTEMBER 15 2014.....SUNRISE   655 AM CDT   SUNSET   724 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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