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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1236 AM CST TUE FEB 2 2016


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR FEBRUARY 1 2016...

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)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         47    240 PM  60    2012  32     15       34
  MINIMUM         27    739 AM -19    1917  15     12        9
  AVERAGE         37                        24     13       22

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          1.64 1973   0.04  -0.04     0.48
  MONTH TO DATE    0.00                      0.04  -0.04     0.48
  SINCE DEC 1      6.12                      2.46   3.66     2.86
  SINCE JAN 1      0.68                      1.04  -0.36     1.83

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           6.9  1983   0.3   -0.3      6.4
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.3   -0.3      6.4
  SINCE DEC 1     11.8                      17.8   -6.0     20.0
  SINCE JUL 1     18.7                      20.7   -2.0     25.8
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       28                        41    -13       43
  MONTH TO DATE   28                        41    -13       43
  SINCE DEC 1   2180                      2563   -383     2251
  SINCE JUL 1   3061                      3821   -760     3568

 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    14   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NE (60)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    17   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NE (60)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     5.2


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.7


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    92           100 AM
 LOWEST     53           100 PM
 AVERAGE    73

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   32        65      1924
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   15       -26      1905


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
FEBRUARY  2 2016......SUNRISE   726 AM CST   SUNSET   531 PM CST
FEBRUARY  3 2016......SUNRISE   725 AM CST   SUNSET   533 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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