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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
130 AM CDT SAT APR 5 2014


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...THE MASON CITY IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 4 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 TO 2014


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         40    358 PM  82    2005  53    -13       55
  MINIMUM         26    717 AM   9    1995  31     -5       31
  AVERAGE         33                        42     -9       43

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.35          1.10 1928   0.11   0.24      T
  MONTH TO DATE    0.58                      0.41   0.17      T
  SINCE MAR 1      1.79                      2.64  -0.85     3.38
  SINCE JAN 1      4.81                      4.46   0.35     5.09

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        4.0           7.5  1945   0.2    3.8      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    4.0                       0.6    3.4      0.0
  SINCE MAR 1     10.9                       6.6    4.3     23.8
  SINCE JUL 1     57.0                      39.1   17.9     45.8
  SNOW DEPTH       4

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       32                        24      8       22
  MONTH TO DATE  124                        97     27      128
  SINCE MAR 1   1318                      1091    227     1365
  SINCE JUL 1   7864                      6942    922     6926

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE MAR 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         0      0        0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    36   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (320)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    44   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (320)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    21.3


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.7


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           200 AM
 LOWEST     64           400 PM
 AVERAGE    82

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THE MASON CITY IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   53        84      1991
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   31        10      1926


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL  5 2014.........SUNRISE   648 AM CDT   SUNSET   744 PM CDT
APRIL  6 2014.........SUNRISE   647 AM CDT   SUNSET   746 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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