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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
528 PM CDT SAT NOV 1 2014


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR NOVEMBER 1 2014...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

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)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         48    359 PM  82    1938  56     -8       57
  MINIMUM         23    418 AM  16    1895  38    -15       41
  AVERAGE         36                        47    -11       49

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          2.05 1971   0.09  -0.09      T
  MONTH TO DATE    0.00                      0.09  -0.09      T
  SINCE SEP 1      8.01                      5.78   2.23     6.28
  SINCE JAN 1     40.38                     32.50   7.88    29.83

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           1.8  1991   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE SEP 1      0.0                       0.4   -0.4      0.0
  SINCE JUL 1      0.0                       0.4   -0.4      0.0
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           29                        18     11       16
  MONTH TO DATE   29                        18     11       16
  SINCE SEP 1    409                       496    -87      406
  SINCE JUL 1    411                       502    -91      406

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE SEP 1    106                       127    -21      252
  SINCE JAN 1   1075                      1066      9     1353
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    17   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SE (150)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    22   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SE (150)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     7.0


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.2


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    81           700 AM
 LOWEST     31           200 PM
 AVERAGE    56

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   56        78      1938
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   37        10      1951


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
NOVEMBER  1 2014......SUNRISE   746 AM CDT   SUNSET   609 PM CDT
NOVEMBER  2 2014......SUNRISE   648 AM CST   SUNSET   508 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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