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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
227 AM CDT THU OCT 16 2014

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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR OCTOBER 15 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         69    405 PM  89    1938  64      5       61
  MINIMUM         42    633 AM  28    1952  43     -1       48
                                      1893
  AVERAGE         56                        53      3       55

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          2.75 1880   0.09  -0.09     0.03
  MONTH TO DATE    3.56                      1.27   2.29     3.04
  SINCE SEP 1      7.79                      4.32   3.47     5.40
  SINCE JAN 1     40.16                     31.04   9.12    28.95

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           0.2  1937   0.0    0.0      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        9                        12     -3       10
  MONTH TO DATE  147                       145      2       70
  SINCE SEP 1    225                       239    -14       94
  SINCE JUL 1    227                       245    -18       94

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  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    20   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (350)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    25   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     N (350)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     8.1

SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.0

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

RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    76           600 AM
 LOWEST     28           300 PM
 AVERAGE    52
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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   63        87      1950
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   43        26      1943

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
OCTOBER 16 2014.......SUNRISE   728 AM CDT   SUNSET   632 PM CDT
OCTOBER 17 2014.......SUNRISE   729 AM CDT   SUNSET   630 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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