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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
139 AM CDT SUN OCT 12 2014


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR OCTOBER 11 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1878 TO 2014


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         62    346 PM  86    1962  65     -3       74
                                      1960
  MINIMUM         37    632 AM  21    1987  45     -8       57
  AVERAGE         50                        55     -5       66

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          1.63 1890   0.08  -0.08      T
  MONTH TO DATE    1.83                      0.94   0.89     2.55
  SINCE SEP 1      6.06                      3.99   2.07     4.91
  SINCE JAN 1     38.43                     30.71   7.72    28.46

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           T    2009   0.0    0.0      0.0
                                      2006
                                      1946
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE SEP 1      0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE JUL 1      0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       15                        11      4        0
  MONTH TO DATE  106                        99      7       32
  SINCE SEP 1    184                       193     -9       56
  SINCE JUL 1    186                       199    -13       56

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         1     -1        1
  MONTH TO DATE    1                        11    -10       31
  SINCE SEP 1    106                       124    -18      252
  SINCE JAN 1   1075                      1063     12     1353
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    10   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SE (150)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    14   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SE (140)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     4.6


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.1


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    85           700 AM
 LOWEST     32           300 PM
 AVERAGE    59

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   65        91      1899
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   44        24      1909


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
OCTOBER 12 2014.......SUNRISE   723 AM CDT   SUNSET   638 PM CDT
OCTOBER 13 2014.......SUNRISE   724 AM CDT   SUNSET   637 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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