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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
527 PM CDT SAT JUL 12 2014


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR JULY 12 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         91    320 PM 105    1939  86      5       88
  MINIMUM         71    538 AM  53    1941  67      4       65
  AVERAGE         81                        76      5       77

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.04          2.28 1987   0.15  -0.11     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    2.26                      1.85   0.41     0.06
  SINCE JUN 1      9.75                      6.79   2.96     3.29
  SINCE JAN 1     20.90                     19.97   0.93    21.61

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    2                         0      2        0
  SINCE JUN 1      2                        17    -15       19
  SINCE JUL 1      2                         0      2        0

 COOLING
  TODAY           16                        12      4       12
  MONTH TO DATE   96                       133    -37      145
  SINCE JUN 1    352                       354     -2      400
  SINCE JAN 1    483                       430     53      502
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    25   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (320)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    32   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (320)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     7.2


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    93           600 AM
 LOWEST     63           100 PM
 AVERAGE    78

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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 2014..........SUNRISE   551 AM CDT   SUNSET   849 PM CDT
JULY 13 2014..........SUNRISE   552 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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