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CLIMATE REPORT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA

525 PM CDT MON JUL 21 2014


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR JULY 21 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         93    352 PM 107    1934  86      7       80
  MINIMUM         71    534 AM  51    1947  67      4       68
  AVERAGE         82                        76      6       74

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          2.33 1933   0.13  -0.13     0.18
  MONTH TO DATE    2.26                      3.13  -0.87     0.25
  SINCE JUN 1      9.75                      8.07   1.68     3.48
  SINCE JAN 1     20.90                     21.25  -0.35    21.80

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    2                         0      2        0
  SINCE JUN 1      2                        17    -15       19
  SINCE JUL 1      2                         0      2        0

 COOLING
  TODAY           17                        11      6        9
  MONTH TO DATE  162                       238    -76      289
  SINCE JUN 1    418                       459    -41      544
  SINCE JAN 1    549                       535     14      646
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    22   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (170)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    28   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (180)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    13.0


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.2


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  HAZE


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    79           200 AM
 LOWEST     56           200 PM
 AVERAGE    68

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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 2014..........SUNRISE   559 AM CDT   SUNSET   843 PM CDT
JULY 22 2014..........SUNRISE   600 AM CDT   SUNSET   842 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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