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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
525 PM CST MON NOV 6 2017

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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR NOVEMBER 6 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         41    405 PM  76    1909  53    -12       69
  MINIMUM         27    455 AM  10    1991  35     -8       45
  AVERAGE         34                        44    -10       57

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          0.74 2000   0.08  -0.08     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    T                         0.51  -0.51     0.09
  SINCE SEP 1      7.29                      6.20   1.09     6.50
  SINCE JAN 1     29.53                     32.92  -3.39    31.83

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           3.3  1991   0.1   -0.1      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.2   -0.2      0.0
  SINCE SEP 1      T                         0.6   -0.6      0.0
  SINCE JUL 1      T                         0.6   -0.6      0.0
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           31                        21     10        8
  MONTH TO DATE  143                       117     26       30
  SINCE SEP 1    463                       595   -132      236
  SINCE JUL 1    463                       601   -138      236

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        1
  SINCE SEP 1    226                       127     99      251
  SINCE JAN 1   1306                      1066    240     1448
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    16   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NE (30)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    20   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     N (20)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     8.6


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.8


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    81           300 AM
 LOWEST     48           300 PM
 AVERAGE    65

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   53        79      1915
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   35        -3      1991


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
NOVEMBER  6 2017......SUNRISE   653 AM CST   SUNSET   503 PM CST
NOVEMBER  7 2017......SUNRISE   654 AM CST   SUNSET   502 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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