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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
145 AM CDT THU MAY 12 2016


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...THE MASON CITY IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 11 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 TO 2016


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         60    332 PM  88    1958  69     -9       60
  MINIMUM         48   1159 PM  25    1925  45      3       42
  AVERAGE         54                        57     -3       51

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.15          1.50 1999   0.14   0.01     0.01
  MONTH TO DATE    0.94                      1.58  -0.64     0.96
  SINCE MAR 1      5.97                      7.56  -1.59     6.56
  SINCE JAN 1      7.21                      9.38  -2.17     8.63

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0          MM      MM   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.1   -0.1      0.0
  SINCE MAR 1      9.0                       8.8    0.2      4.2
  SINCE JUL 1     50.9                      41.3    9.6     40.0
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       11                         9      2       14
  MONTH TO DATE  106                       114     -8       70
  SINCE MAR 1   1406                      1663   -257     1485
  SINCE JUL 1   6505                      7514  -1009     7548

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE    5                         3      2       11
  SINCE MAR 1      9                         8      1       11
  SINCE JAN 1      9                         8      1       11
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    16   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SE (150)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    20   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SE (150)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     7.5


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  RAIN
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG
  FOG W/VISIBILITY <= 1/4 MILE


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100          1200 AM
 LOWEST     93          1000 AM
 AVERAGE    97

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THE MASON CITY IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   69        90      1907
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   45        26      1895


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 12 2016...........SUNRISE   552 AM CDT   SUNSET   828 PM CDT
MAY 13 2016...........SUNRISE   551 AM CDT   SUNSET   829 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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