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CLIOTM

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
145 AM CDT MON MAY 18 2015

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...THE OTTUMWA IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 17 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         79    502 PM  90    1996  73      6       62
  MINIMUM         61    401 AM  36    2009  51     10       37
  AVERAGE         70                        62      8       50

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.11          1.50 1900   0.15  -0.04     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    2.08                      2.51  -0.43     3.93
  SINCE MAR 1      5.08                      8.15  -3.07    10.03
  SINCE JAN 1      6.24                     10.33  -4.09    12.84

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                         5     -5       15
  MONTH TO DATE   51                       117    -66      146
  SINCE MAR 1   1167                      1362   -195     1572
  SINCE JUL 1   6298                      6247     51     7085

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        5                         2      3        0
  MONTH TO DATE   39                        19     20       19
  SINCE MAR 1     40                        30     10       27
  SINCE JAN 1     40                        30     10       27
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    32   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SW (220)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    41   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SW (230)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    15.1

SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.4

WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  THUNDERSTORM
  RAIN
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG

RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    93           400 AM
 LOWEST     48           500 PM
 AVERAGE    71
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THE OTTUMWA IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   73        92      1962
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   51        34      2002

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 18 2015...........SUNRISE   549 AM CDT   SUNSET   824 PM CDT
MAY 19 2015...........SUNRISE   548 AM CDT   SUNSET   825 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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