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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
525 PM CST MON NOV 21 2016


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR NOVEMBER 21 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         47    214 PM  74    1990  45      2       31
  MINIMUM         26    730 AM  -1    1937  28     -2       15
  AVERAGE         37                        36      1       23

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          1.06 1898   0.07  -0.07     0.01
  MONTH TO DATE    0.09                      1.62  -1.53     1.72
  SINCE SEP 1      6.50                      7.31  -0.81     8.38
  SINCE JAN 1     31.83                     34.03  -2.20    37.55

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           4.8  2007   0.1   -0.1      0.2
  MONTH TO DATE    T                         1.1   -1.1      6.9
  SINCE SEP 1      T                         1.5   -1.5      6.9
  SINCE JUL 1      T                         1.5   -1.5      6.9
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           28                        29     -1       42
  MONTH TO DATE  279                       491   -212      321
  SINCE SEP 1    485                       969   -484      627
  SINCE JUL 1    485                       975   -490      629

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    1                         0      1        1
  SINCE SEP 1    251                       127    124      259
  SINCE JAN 1   1448                      1066    382     1211
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    16   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SE (120)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    21   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SE (120)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     9.3


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.4


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    75           700 AM
 LOWEST     37          1200 PM
 AVERAGE    56

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   44        69      1966
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   27         0      1937


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
NOVEMBER 21 2016......SUNRISE   711 AM CST   SUNSET   450 PM CST
NOVEMBER 22 2016......SUNRISE   712 AM CST   SUNSET   449 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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