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CLIOTM

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
128 AM CDT WED MAY 13 2015


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...THE OTTUMWA IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 12 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         66    451 PM  94    1956  71     -5       80
  MINIMUM         43    540 AM  34    2013  49     -6       52
  AVERAGE         55                        60     -5       66

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          1.53 2014   0.15  -0.15     1.53
  MONTH TO DATE    1.56                      1.74  -0.18     3.71
  SINCE MAR 1      4.56                      7.38  -2.82     9.81
  SINCE JAN 1      5.72                      9.56  -3.84    12.62

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       10                         6      4        0
  MONTH TO DATE   35                        90    -55       63
  SINCE MAR 1   1151                      1335   -184     1489
  SINCE JUL 1   6282                      6220     62     7002

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         1     -1        1
  MONTH TO DATE   27                        12     15       19
  SINCE MAR 1     28                        23      5       27
  SINCE JAN 1     28                        23      5       27
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    26   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (320)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    33   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (310)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    12.1


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    76           600 AM
 LOWEST     32           400 PM
 AVERAGE    54

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THE OTTUMWA IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   71        92      1940
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   50        31      1938


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 13 2015...........SUNRISE   554 AM CDT   SUNSET   819 PM CDT
MAY 14 2015...........SUNRISE   553 AM CDT   SUNSET   820 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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