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CLIOTM

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
136 AM CDT MON MAY 16 2016


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...THE OTTUMWA IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 15 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         65    427 PM  91    1941  72     -7       74
  MINIMUM         35    516 AM  34    1926  50    -15       55
  AVERAGE         50                        61    -11       65

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          2.26 2009   0.15  -0.15     0.01
  MONTH TO DATE    1.92                      2.20  -0.28     1.96
  SINCE MAR 1      5.79                      7.84  -2.05     4.96
  SINCE JAN 1      6.22                     10.02  -3.80     7.08

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       15                         5     10        0
  MONTH TO DATE  132                       107     25       51
  SINCE MAR 1   1154                      1352   -198     1167
  SINCE JUL 1   5208                      6237  -1029     6298

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE    3                        15    -12       27
  SINCE MAR 1     12                        26    -14       28
  SINCE JAN 1     12                        26    -14       28
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    15   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (320)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    21   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (300)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     7.5


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.1


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    92           400 AM
 LOWEST     34           400 PM
 AVERAGE    63

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THE OTTUMWA IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   72        91      1931
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   51        35      2011


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 16 2016...........SUNRISE   550 AM CDT   SUNSET   823 PM CDT
MAY 17 2016...........SUNRISE   549 AM CDT   SUNSET   824 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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