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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1245 AM CST SUN DEC 11 2016


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR DECEMBER 10 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1878 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         28   1159 PM  66    1890  35     -7       58
  MINIMUM         22    136 AM -19    1919  19      3       40
  AVERAGE         25                        27     -2       49

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.05          0.63 1970   0.05   0.00     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    0.60                      0.53   0.07     0.04
  SINCE DEC 1      0.60                      0.53   0.07     0.04
  SINCE JAN 1     33.72                     35.13  -1.41    39.23

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        1.0           3.5  1944   0.4    0.6      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    1.7                       2.9   -1.2      0.7
  SINCE DEC 1      1.7                       2.9   -1.2      0.7
  SINCE JUL 1      1.7                       5.8   -4.1      7.6
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       40                        38      2       16
  MONTH TO DATE  344                       360    -16      244
  SINCE DEC 1    344                       360    -16      244
  SINCE JUL 1   1027                      1618   -591     1125

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1   1448                      1066    382     1211
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    15   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SE (120)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    21   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SE (120)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     7.7


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  SNOW
  LIGHT SNOW
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    88          1100 AM
 LOWEST     65           200 AM
 AVERAGE    77

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   35        64      1965
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   19        -8      1917


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
DECEMBER 11 2016......SUNRISE   731 AM CST   SUNSET   445 PM CST
DECEMBER 12 2016......SUNRISE   732 AM CST   SUNSET   445 PM CST


-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.




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