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CLIOTM

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
137 AM CDT WED APR 20 2016


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...THE OTTUMWA IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 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         68    436 PM  85    1985  64      4       73
  MINIMUM         53   1159 PM  26    1949  41     12       46
  AVERAGE         61                        52      9       60

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.07          1.93 1993   0.12  -0.05     0.91
  MONTH TO DATE    0.60                      1.96  -1.36     1.91
  SINCE MAR 1      1.82                      4.20  -2.38     2.37
  SINCE JAN 1      2.25                      6.38  -4.13     4.49

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        4                        13     -9        5
  MONTH TO DATE  300                       312    -12      186
  SINCE MAR 1    915                      1123   -208      953
  SINCE JUL 1   4969                      6008  -1039     6084

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    3                         0      3        1
  SINCE MAR 1      3                         1      2        1
  SINCE JAN 1      3                         1      2        1
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    15   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     E (70)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    18   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     E (70)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     6.2


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.8


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  HEAVY RAIN
  RAIN
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG
  HAZE


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           700 AM
 LOWEST     68           400 PM
 AVERAGE    84

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THE OTTUMWA IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   64        90      1987
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   41        27      2013
                                             1953


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL 20 2016.........SUNRISE   622 AM CDT   SUNSET   756 PM CDT
APRIL 21 2016.........SUNRISE   621 AM CDT   SUNSET   757 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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