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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1232 AM CST SUN JAN 29 2017

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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR JANUARY 28 2017...

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)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         33   1159 PM  56    1931  32      1       40
  MINIMUM         25    810 AM -20    1885  15     10       25
  AVERAGE         29                        23      6       33

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        T             0.82 1989   0.03  -0.03     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    1.74                      0.89   0.85     0.68
  SINCE DEC 1      3.15                      2.31   0.84     6.12
  SINCE JAN 1      1.74                      0.89   0.85     0.68

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        T             1.8  1918   0.3   -0.3      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    2.5                       7.6   -5.1      3.9
  SINCE DEC 1      6.3                      16.6  -10.3     11.7
  SINCE JUL 1      6.3                      19.5  -13.2     18.6
  SNOW DEPTH       1

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       36                        42     -6       32
  MONTH TO DATE 1061                      1190   -129     1189
  SINCE DEC 1   2221                      2399   -178     2074
  SINCE JUL 1   2904                      3657   -753     2955

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         0      0        0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    24   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (320)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    30   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     N (340)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    14.8


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.8


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  LIGHT SNOW


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    88           300 AM
 LOWEST     69          1000 AM
 AVERAGE    79

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   32        62      1919
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   15       -23      1966


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
JANUARY 29 2017.......SUNRISE   729 AM CST   SUNSET   527 PM CST
JANUARY 30 2017.......SUNRISE   728 AM CST   SUNSET   528 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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