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CLIOTM

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
151 AM CDT SAT MAY 21 2016

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...THE OTTUMWA IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 20 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         66   1205 PM  90    1987  73     -7       52
  MINIMUM         49   1156 PM  38    2002  52     -3       43
                                      1931
  AVERAGE         58                        63     -5       48

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        T             2.44 1982   0.15  -0.15     0.23
  MONTH TO DATE    2.08                      2.97  -0.89     2.31
  SINCE MAR 1      5.95                      8.61  -2.66     5.31
  SINCE JAN 1      6.38                     10.79  -4.41     7.43

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        7                         4      3       17
  MONTH TO DATE  181                       131     50       96
  SINCE MAR 1   1203                      1376   -173     1212
  SINCE JUL 1   5257                      6261  -1004     6343

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         2     -2        0
  MONTH TO DATE    3                        25    -22       39
  SINCE MAR 1     12                        36    -24       40
  SINCE JAN 1     12                        36    -24       40
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    14   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SW (210)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    16   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SW (210)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     5.5


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.5


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  LIGHT RAIN


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    83           600 AM
 LOWEST     48           100 PM
 AVERAGE    66

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THE OTTUMWA IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   74        92      1934
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   52        33      1931


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 21 2016...........SUNRISE   546 AM CDT   SUNSET   827 PM CDT
MAY 22 2016...........SUNRISE   545 AM CDT   SUNSET   828 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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