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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
529 PM CDT THU SEP 8 2016


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR SEPTEMBER 8 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         85    302 PM  99    1947  79      6       82
  MINIMUM         72    621 AM  38    1883  59     13       67
  AVERAGE         79                        69     10       75

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.01          2.33 1989   0.11  -0.10     0.10
  MONTH TO DATE    0.66                      0.89  -0.23     1.35
  SINCE SEP 1      0.66                      0.89  -0.23     1.35
  SINCE JAN 1     25.99                     27.61  -1.62    30.52

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0          MM      MM   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            0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         8     -8        0
  SINCE SEP 1      0                         8     -8        0
  SINCE JUL 1      0                        14    -14        2

 COOLING
  TODAY           14                         5      9       10
  MONTH TO DATE   81                        48     33      123
  SINCE SEP 1     81                        48     33      123
  SINCE JAN 1   1278                       987    291     1075
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    15   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (20)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    17   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     N (20)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     4.4


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.6


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           400 AM
 LOWEST     48           300 PM
 AVERAGE    74

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   79       101      2013
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   58        40      1883


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
SEPTEMBER  8 2016.....SUNRISE   648 AM CDT   SUNSET   735 PM CDT
SEPTEMBER  9 2016.....SUNRISE   649 AM CDT   SUNSET   733 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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