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CLIOTM

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
148 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

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...THE OTTUMWA IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 5 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         80    334 PM  91    1926  69     11       70
  MINIMUM         59    556 AM  33    1944  47     12       45
  AVERAGE         70                        58     12       58

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.04          1.43 1933   0.14  -0.10     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    1.17                      0.71   0.46     0.02
  SINCE MAR 1      4.17                      6.35  -2.18     6.12
  SINCE JAN 1      5.33                      8.53  -3.20     8.93

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                         8     -8        7
  MONTH TO DATE   13                        42    -29       53
  SINCE MAR 1   1129                      1287   -158     1479
  SINCE JUL 1   6260                      6172     88     6992

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        5                         1      4        0
  MONTH TO DATE   14                         5      9        0
  SINCE MAR 1     15                        16     -1        8
  SINCE JAN 1     15                        16     -1        8
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    15   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (170)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    20   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (200)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     7.1


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.5


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           300 AM
 LOWEST     48           400 PM
 AVERAGE    74

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THE OTTUMWA IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   69        97      1934
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   47        30      2006


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY  6 2015...........SUNRISE   602 AM CDT   SUNSET   812 PM CDT
MAY  7 2015...........SUNRISE   600 AM CDT   SUNSET   813 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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