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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
535 PM CST WED FEB 10 2016


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR FEBRUARY 10 2016...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1878 TO 2016


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         20    352 PM  66    1999  34    -14       37
  MINIMUM         14    131 AM -20    1885  17     -3       24
  AVERAGE         17                        26     -9       31

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.07          0.52 1981   0.04   0.03      T
  MONTH TO DATE    0.47                      0.41   0.06     0.56
  SINCE DEC 1      6.59                      2.83   3.76     2.94
  SINCE JAN 1      1.15                      1.41  -0.26     1.91

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY           MM             5.6  1981   0.3   MM        0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    4.5                       3.2    1.3      7.8
  SINCE DEC 1     16.2                      20.7   -4.5     21.4
  SINCE JUL 1     23.1                      23.6   -0.5     27.2
  SNOW DEPTH       3

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           48                        39      9       34
  MONTH TO DATE  382                       404    -22      427
  SINCE DEC 1   2534                      2926   -392     2635
  SINCE JUL 1   3415                      4184   -769     3952

 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    13   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     E (110)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    17   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SE (120)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     5.7


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  SNOW
  LIGHT SNOW


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    80           900 AM
 LOWEST     61           300 AM
 AVERAGE    71

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   35        65      1882
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   17       -24      1899


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
FEBRUARY 10 2016......SUNRISE   717 AM CST   SUNSET   541 PM CST
FEBRUARY 11 2016......SUNRISE   716 AM CST   SUNSET   543 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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