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CLIOTM

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
138 AM CDT FRI MAY 20 2016

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...THE OTTUMWA IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 19 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1920 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         71    254 PM  90    1998  73     -2       60
  MINIMUM         40    339 AM  34    2002  52    -12       38
  AVERAGE         56                        62     -6       49

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          2.30 1898   0.16  -0.16     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    2.08                      2.82  -0.74     2.08
  SINCE MAR 1      5.95                      8.46  -2.51     5.08
  SINCE JAN 1      6.38                     10.64  -4.26     7.20

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        9                         5      4       16
  MONTH TO DATE  174                       127     47       79
  SINCE MAR 1   1196                      1372   -176     1195
  SINCE JUL 1   5250                      6257  -1007     6326

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         2     -2        0
  MONTH TO DATE    3                        23    -20       39
  SINCE MAR 1     12                        34    -22       40
  SINCE JAN 1     12                        34    -22       40
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    16   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (160)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    21   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SE (120)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     5.3


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.0


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    83           200 AM
 LOWEST     31           200 PM
 AVERAGE    57

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THE OTTUMWA IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   73        90      1987
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   52        38      2002
                                             1931


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 20 2016...........SUNRISE   547 AM CDT   SUNSET   826 PM CDT
MAY 21 2016...........SUNRISE   546 AM CDT   SUNSET   827 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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