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CLIOTM

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
131 AM CDT THU MAR 19 2015


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...THE OTTUMWA IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MARCH 18 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1920 TO 2015


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         52    242 PM  81    2012  50      2       55
  MINIMUM         34   1118 PM   2    1923  29      5       34
  AVERAGE         43                        40      3       45

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          1.06 1963   0.07  -0.07     0.01
  MONTH TO DATE    0.08                      1.24  -1.16     0.56
  SINCE MAR 1      0.08                      1.24  -1.16     0.56
  SINCE JAN 1      1.24                      3.42  -2.18     3.37

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       22                        25     -3       20
  MONTH TO DATE  472                       520    -48      628
  SINCE MAR 1    472                       520    -48      628
  SINCE JUL 1   5603                      5405    198     6141

 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    15   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SE (130)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    20   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SE (130)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     8.1


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.2


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    61           300 AM
 LOWEST     26          1200 PM
 AVERAGE    44

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THE OTTUMWA IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   51        81      2012
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   30        -6      1923


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MARCH 19 2015.........SUNRISE   715 AM CDT   SUNSET   721 PM CDT
MARCH 20 2015.........SUNRISE   714 AM CDT   SUNSET   722 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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