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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
527 PM CST TUE DEC 26 2017

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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR DECEMBER 26 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          8   1219 PM  59    2008  32    -24       47
  MINIMUM          1    836 AM -16    1892  16    -15       29
  AVERAGE          5                        24    -19       38

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          1.30 1888   0.04  -0.04     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    0.20                      1.23  -1.03     1.41
  SINCE DEC 1      0.20                      1.23  -1.03     1.41
  SINCE JAN 1     29.98                     35.83  -5.85    34.53

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0          17.0  1888   0.3   -0.3      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    1.9                       7.6   -5.7      3.8
  SINCE DEC 1      1.9                       7.6   -5.7      3.8
  SINCE JUL 1      1.9                      10.5   -8.6      3.8
  SNOW DEPTH       1

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           60                        41     19       27
  MONTH TO DATE  864                       999   -135     1010
  SINCE DEC 1    864                       999   -135     1010
  SINCE JUL 1   1919                      2257   -338     1693

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1   1306                      1066    240     1448
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    14   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     W (280)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    18   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     W (290)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     9.0


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.7


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    69           500 AM
 LOWEST     49          1100 AM
 AVERAGE    59

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   31        64      1946
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   16       -20      1886


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
DECEMBER 26 2017......SUNRISE   740 AM CST   SUNSET   451 PM CST
DECEMBER 27 2017......SUNRISE   740 AM CST   SUNSET   452 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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