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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
140 AM CDT THU SEP 18 2014


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR SEPTEMBER 17 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 9999 TO 9999


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         76    346 PM  MM      MM  75      1       65
  MINIMUM         45    310 AM  MM      MM  49     -4       51
  AVERAGE         61                        62     -1       58

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00                      0.12  -0.12
  MONTH TO DATE    2.39                      1.90   0.49

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        4                         4      0        7
  MONTH TO DATE  107                        43     64       32
  SINCE SEP 1    107                        43     64       32
  SINCE JUL 1    119                        59     60       46

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         2     -2        0
  MONTH TO DATE   33                        46    -13      108
  SINCE SEP 1     33                        46    -13      108
  SINCE JAN 1    634                       729    -95      857
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED     9   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NE (60)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    12   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NE (40)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     2.6


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.4


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           200 AM
 LOWEST     50           200 PM
 AVERAGE    75

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   75
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   49


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
SEPTEMBER 18 2014.....SUNRISE   658 AM CDT   SUNSET   719 PM CDT
SEPTEMBER 19 2014.....SUNRISE   659 AM CDT   SUNSET   717 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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