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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
541 PM CST TUE FEB 7 2017


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR FEBRUARY 7 2017...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

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)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         49   1232 AM  63    1987  34     15       45
  MINIMUM         29    459 PM -21    1905  16     13       29
  AVERAGE         39                        25     14       37

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            T             0.75 1928   0.04  -0.04      T
  MONTH TO DATE    T                         0.28  -0.28     0.40
  SINCE DEC 1      3.15                      2.70   0.45     6.52
  SINCE JAN 1      1.74                      1.28   0.46     1.08

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY           MM             3.4  2005   0.4   MM         T
  MONTH TO DATE    T                         2.3   -2.3      4.2
  SINCE DEC 1      6.3                      19.8  -13.5     15.9
  SINCE JUL 1      6.3                      22.7  -16.4     22.8
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           26                        40    -14       28
  MONTH TO DATE  236                       285    -49      241
  SINCE DEC 1   2538                      2807   -269     2393
  SINCE JUL 1   3221                      4065   -844     3274

 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    28   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (320)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    36   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (320)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    12.2


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG
  HAZE


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    89           400 AM
 LOWEST     69           400 PM
 AVERAGE    79

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   34        60      1999
                                             1954
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   17       -21      1899


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
FEBRUARY  7 2017......SUNRISE   719 AM CST   SUNSET   539 PM CST
FEBRUARY  8 2017......SUNRISE   718 AM CST   SUNSET   540 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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