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CLIOTM

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
152 AM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

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...THE OTTUMWA IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 30 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         52    327 PM  95    1926  67    -15       70
  MINIMUM         45   1159 PM  27    1908  45      0       38
  AVERAGE         49                        56     -7       54

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.50          1.39 1997   0.14   0.36     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    2.64                      3.40  -0.76     2.54
  SINCE MAR 1      3.86                      5.64  -1.78     3.00
  SINCE JAN 1      4.29                      7.82  -3.53     5.12

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       16                         9      7       11
  MONTH TO DATE  407                       435    -28      349
  SINCE MAR 1   1022                      1245   -223     1116
  SINCE JUL 1   5076                      6130  -1054     6247

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE    9                        10     -1        1
  SINCE MAR 1      9                        11     -2        1
  SINCE JAN 1      9                        11     -2        1
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    26   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     E (90)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    36   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     E (90)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    16.3

SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0

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

RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           300 AM
 LOWEST     86           100 AM
 AVERAGE    93
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THE OTTUMWA IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   68        97      1926
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   45        32      1966

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY  1 2016...........SUNRISE   607 AM CDT   SUNSET   807 PM CDT
MAY  2 2016...........SUNRISE   606 AM CDT   SUNSET   808 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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