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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1241 AM CST FRI JAN 23 2015


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR JANUARY 22 2015...

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)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         32    552 PM  59    2002  31      1       20
  MINIMUM         24   1140 PM -23    1883  14     10       -2
  AVERAGE         28                        22      6        9

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        T             0.56 1982   0.03  -0.03      T
  MONTH TO DATE    0.44                      0.69  -0.25     0.49
  SINCE DEC 1      1.47                      2.11  -0.64     1.30
  SINCE JAN 1      0.44                      0.69  -0.25     0.49

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        T             3.8  1973   0.3   -0.3       T
  MONTH TO DATE    6.5                       5.9    0.6      7.5
  SINCE DEC 1      8.4                      14.9   -6.5     21.1
  SINCE JUL 1     14.2                      17.8   -3.6     22.5
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       37                        42     -5       56
  MONTH TO DATE  930                       938     -8     1022
  SINCE DEC 1   1949                      2147   -198     2375
  SINCE JUL 1   3266                      3405   -139     3578

 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    15   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (320)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    17   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (320)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     7.3


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  LIGHT SNOW


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    81          1100 PM
 LOWEST     63           400 PM
 AVERAGE    72

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   31        59      1909
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   14       -22      1963


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
JANUARY 23 2015.......SUNRISE   734 AM CST   SUNSET   519 PM CST
JANUARY 24 2015.......SUNRISE   734 AM CST   SUNSET   520 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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