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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
529 PM CST THU FEB 26 2015


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR FEBRUARY 26 2015...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1878 TO 2015


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         11    414 PM  70    1896  40    -29       28
  MINIMUM          2    828 AM -14    1963  23    -21       -6
                                      1897
  AVERAGE          7                        32    -25       11

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            T             0.90 1912   0.05  -0.05      T
  MONTH TO DATE    0.47                      1.17  -0.70     1.81
  SINCE DEC 1      2.85                      3.59  -0.74     3.12
  SINCE JAN 1      1.82                      2.17  -0.35     2.31

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            T            12.2  1912   0.3   -0.3       T
  MONTH TO DATE    9.4                       7.5    1.9     19.0
  SINCE DEC 1     23.0                      25.0   -2.0     40.1
  SINCE JUL 1     28.8                      27.9    0.9     41.5
  SNOW DEPTH       1

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           58                        33     25       54
  MONTH TO DATE 1198                       985    213     1205
  SINCE DEC 1   3406                      3507   -101     4007
  SINCE JUL 1   4723                      4765    -42     5210

 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    21   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (350)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    27   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     N (350)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    14.2


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.5


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    73          1200 AM
 LOWEST     55          1100 AM
 AVERAGE    64

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   41        68      1981
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   23       -11      1962


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
FEBRUARY 26 2015......SUNRISE   654 AM CST   SUNSET   601 PM CST
FEBRUARY 27 2015......SUNRISE   653 AM CST   SUNSET   603 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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