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CLIOTM

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
133 AM CDT WED MAY 18 2016

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...THE OTTUMWA IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 17 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         64    224 PM  90    1996  73     -9       79
  MINIMUM         42    527 AM  36    2009  51     -9       61
  AVERAGE         53                        62     -9       70

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.02          1.50 1900   0.15  -0.13     0.11
  MONTH TO DATE    2.08                      2.51  -0.43     2.08
  SINCE MAR 1      5.95                      8.15  -2.20     5.08
  SINCE JAN 1      6.38                     10.33  -3.95     7.20

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       12                         5      7        0
  MONTH TO DATE  155                       117     38       51
  SINCE MAR 1   1177                      1362   -185     1167
  SINCE JUL 1   5231                      6247  -1016     6298

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         2     -2        5
  MONTH TO DATE    3                        19    -16       39
  SINCE MAR 1     12                        30    -18       40
  SINCE JAN 1     12                        30    -18       40
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    20   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (10)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    25   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     N (20)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     4.1


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.4


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG
  FOG W/VISIBILITY <= 1/4 MILE


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           300 AM
 LOWEST     77           900 AM
 AVERAGE    89

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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 2016...........SUNRISE   548 AM CDT   SUNSET   825 PM CDT
MAY 19 2016...........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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