Climatological Report (Daily)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
531 PM CST THU MAR 9 2017


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MARCH 9 2017...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1878 TO 2017


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         29    420 PM  75    1917  46      M        M

  MINIMUM         18    728 AM  -6    1948  27      M        M
  AVERAGE         24                        36      M        M

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          1.11 1901   0.06  -0.06        M
  MONTH TO DATE    0.32                      0.57  -0.25     0.05
  SINCE MAR 1      0.32                      0.57  -0.25     0.05
  SINCE JAN 1      2.83                      2.85  -0.02     1.82

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           6.0  1901   0.2   -0.2      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    T                         1.8   -1.8       T
  SINCE MAR 1      T                         1.8   -1.8       T
  SINCE JUL 1     10.7                      30.1  -19.4     30.0
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY            M                        29      M        M
  MONTH TO DATE    M                       274      M        M
  SINCE MAR 1      M                       274      M        M
  SINCE JUL 1      M                      5105      M        M

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE MAR 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         0      0        0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    23   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (350)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    30   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     N (360)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    11.3


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER  MM


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    MM           MMM AM
 LOWEST     MM          MMMM PM
 AVERAGE    MM

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   46        92      1972
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   28       -12      1948


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MARCH  9 2017.........SUNRISE   634 AM CST   SUNSET   616 PM CST
MARCH 10 2017.........SUNRISE   634 AM CST   SUNSET   616 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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