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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
534 PM CST SUN NOV 19 2017

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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR NOVEMBER 19 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         48    404 PM  75    1942  46      2       43
  MINIMUM         22    730 AM   3    1914  29     -7       27
  AVERAGE         35                        37     -2       35

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          2.47 1948   0.07  -0.07     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    0.24                      1.49  -1.25     0.09
  SINCE SEP 1      7.53                      7.18   0.35     6.50
  SINCE JAN 1     29.77                     33.90  -4.13    31.83

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           2.6  1981   0.1   -0.1      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.9   -0.9       T
  SINCE SEP 1      T                         1.3   -1.3       T
  SINCE JUL 1      T                         1.3   -1.3       T
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           30                        28      2       30
  MONTH TO DATE  507                       434     73      219
  SINCE SEP 1    827                       912    -85      425
  SINCE JUL 1    827                       918    -91      425

 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    17   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (320)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    23   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (310)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     9.5


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.3


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    77           700 AM
 LOWEST     39           300 PM
 AVERAGE    58

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   45        76      1897
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   28         5      1964


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
NOVEMBER 19 2017......SUNRISE   708 AM CST   SUNSET   451 PM CST
NOVEMBER 20 2017......SUNRISE   710 AM CST   SUNSET   451 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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