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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
540 PM CST FRI JAN 30 2015


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR JANUARY 30 2015...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1878 TO 2015


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         36    429 PM  65    2012  32      4       48
  MINIMUM         17    738 AM -17    1965  15      2       11
  AVERAGE         27                        23      4       30

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          0.35 2013   0.04  -0.04      T
  MONTH TO DATE    0.60                      0.96  -0.36     0.50
  SINCE DEC 1      1.63                      2.38  -0.75     1.31
  SINCE JAN 1      0.60                      0.96  -0.36     0.50

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           6.1  2013   0.3   -0.3       T
  MONTH TO DATE    6.5                       8.2   -1.7      7.5
  SINCE DEC 1      8.4                      17.2   -8.8     21.1
  SINCE JUL 1     14.2                      20.1   -5.9     22.5
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           38                        42     -4       35
  MONTH TO DATE 1158                      1274   -116     1399
  SINCE DEC 1   2177                      2483   -306     2752
  SINCE JUL 1   3494                      3741   -247     3955

 COOLING
  TODAY            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    14   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (10)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    19   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     N (360)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     6.1


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.4


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    80           700 AM
 LOWEST     35           300 PM
 AVERAGE    58

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   32        65      1989
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   15       -21      1996


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
JANUARY 30 2015.......SUNRISE   728 AM CST   SUNSET   528 PM CST
JANUARY 31 2015.......SUNRISE   727 AM CST   SUNSET   529 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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