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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
530 PM CDT TUE JUL 12 2016

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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR JULY 12 2016...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1878 TO 2016


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         88    409 PM 105    1939  86      2       93
  MINIMUM         68    731 AM  53    1941  67      1       74
  AVERAGE         78                        76      2       84

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.41          2.28 1987   0.15   0.26     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    2.38                      1.85   0.53     1.11
  SINCE JUN 1      3.85                      6.79  -2.94     9.51
  SINCE JAN 1     15.09                     19.97  -4.88    18.86

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            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
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JUN 1      0                        17    -17        3
  SINCE JUL 1      0                         0      0        0

 COOLING
  TODAY           13                        12      1       19
  MONTH TO DATE  122                       133    -11       83
  SINCE JUN 1    500                       354    146      340
  SINCE JAN 1    593                       430    163      420
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    25   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     W (290)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    34   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SE (140)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    10.3


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.8


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  THUNDERSTORM
  HEAVY RAIN
  RAIN
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    90          1200 AM
 LOWEST     55           400 PM
 AVERAGE    73

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   86       107      1936
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   67        51      1975
                                             1950


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
JULY 12 2016..........SUNRISE   552 AM CDT   SUNSET   848 PM CDT
JULY 13 2016..........SUNRISE   553 AM CDT   SUNSET   848 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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