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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1232 AM CST FRI FEB 9 2018

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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR FEBRUARY 8 2018...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1878 TO 2018


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         24   1214 PM  60    1999  34    -10       23
                                      1954
  MINIMUM         13   1258 AM -21    1899  17     -4       14
  AVERAGE         19                        25     -6       19

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        T             0.81 1918   0.04  -0.04     0.20
  MONTH TO DATE    0.64                      0.32   0.32     0.20
  SINCE DEC 1      2.10                      2.74  -0.64     3.35
  SINCE JAN 1      1.68                      1.32   0.36     1.94

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.2           8.3  1901   0.3   -0.1      2.6
  MONTH TO DATE    7.0                       2.6    4.4      2.6
  SINCE DEC 1     17.5                      20.1   -2.6      8.9
  SINCE JUL 1     17.5                      23.0   -5.5      8.9
  SNOW DEPTH       5

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       46                        40      6       46
  MONTH TO DATE  391                       325     66      285
  SINCE DEC 1   2872                      2847     25     2587
  SINCE JUL 1   3927                      4105   -178     3270

 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    16   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NE (50)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    20   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NE (50)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     7.5


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  LIGHT SNOW
  FOG
  HAZE


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    92           100 AM
 LOWEST     68          1200 PM
 AVERAGE    80

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   34        61      1976
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   17       -23      1899


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
FEBRUARY  9 2018......SUNRISE   717 AM CST   SUNSET   541 PM CST
FEBRUARY 10 2018......SUNRISE   716 AM CST   SUNSET   542 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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