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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
147 AM CDT SUN OCT 15 2017

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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR OCTOBER 14 2017...

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)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         70    542 PM  88    1897  64      6       69
  MINIMUM         51   1159 PM  23    1939  44      7       43
  AVERAGE         61                        54      7       56

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        1.23          2.10 2007   0.07   1.16      T
  MONTH TO DATE    3.51                      1.18   2.33     0.78
  SINCE SEP 1      6.30                      4.23   2.07     6.28
  SINCE JAN 1     28.54                     30.95  -2.41    31.61

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0          MM      MM   0.1   -0.1      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.1   -0.1      0.0
  SINCE SEP 1      0.0                       0.1   -0.1      0.0
  SINCE JUL 1      0.0                       0.1   -0.1      0.0
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        4                        12     -8        9
  MONTH TO DATE   68                       133    -65       77
  SINCE SEP 1     90                       227   -137       98
  SINCE JUL 1     90                       233   -143       98

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE   19                        11      8       11
  SINCE SEP 1    225                       124    101      228
  SINCE JAN 1   1305                      1063    242     1425
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    32   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (300)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    40   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (310)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    12.5


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  THUNDERSTORM
  HEAVY RAIN
  RAIN
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           500 AM
 LOWEST     86          1000 PM
 AVERAGE    93

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   64        89      1938
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   43        28      1952
                                             1893


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
OCTOBER 15 2017.......SUNRISE   727 AM CDT   SUNSET   633 PM CDT
OCTOBER 16 2017.......SUNRISE   728 AM CDT   SUNSET   631 PM CDT


-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.

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ANSORGE



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