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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
528 PM CDT FRI SEP 30 2016


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR SEPTEMBER 30 2016...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1878 TO 2016


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         67    248 PM  92    1952  70     -3       67
  MINIMUM         53    318 AM  26    1899  49      4       47
  AVERAGE         60                        59      1       57

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          2.19 1911   0.09  -0.09     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    5.50                      3.05   2.45     5.25
  SINCE SEP 1      5.50                      3.05   2.45     5.25
  SINCE JAN 1     30.83                     29.77   1.06    34.42

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           T    1985   0.0    0.0      0.0
  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
  TODAY            5                         7     -2        8
  MONTH TO DATE   21                        94    -73       28
  SINCE SEP 1     21                        94    -73       28
  SINCE JUL 1     21                       100    -79       30

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE  217                       113    104      243
  SINCE SEP 1    217                       113    104      243
  SINCE JAN 1   1414                      1052    362     1195
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    14   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NE (40)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    17   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NE (30)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     8.3


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.5


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    83           200 AM
 LOWEST     67          1200 AM
 AVERAGE    75

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   70        92      1976
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   48        29      1985


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
SEPTEMBER 30 2016.....SUNRISE   711 AM CDT   SUNSET   657 PM CDT
OCTOBER  1 2016.......SUNRISE   712 AM CDT   SUNSET   655 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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