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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
146 AM CDT SUN AUG 10 2014

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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 9 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1878 TO 2014

WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         80    441 PM 106    1934  85     -5       84
  MINIMUM         68    718 AM  46    1888  66      2       67
  AVERAGE         74                        75     -1       76

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        T             2.20 1889   0.13  -0.13      T
  MONTH TO DATE    1.89                      1.21   0.68     0.25
  SINCE JUN 1     11.75                     10.62   1.13     4.50
  SINCE JAN 1     22.90                     23.80  -0.90    22.82

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0          MM      MM   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE JUN 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
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JUN 1      2                        18    -16       19
  SINCE JUL 1      2                         1      1        0

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        9                        10     -1       11
  MONTH TO DATE   82                        97    -15       95
  SINCE JUN 1    591                       667    -76      701
  SINCE JAN 1    722                       743    -21      803
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    13   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     E (110)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    16   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SE (120)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     6.1

SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.7

WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG
  HAZE

RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    87           400 AM
 LOWEST     58           500 PM
 AVERAGE    73
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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   85       102      1911
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   66        50      1917

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 10 2014........SUNRISE   618 AM CDT   SUNSET   821 PM CDT
AUGUST 11 2014........SUNRISE   619 AM CDT   SUNSET   820 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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