Climatological Report (Daily)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
618 PM CST SUN FEB 1 2015


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR FEBRUARY 1 2015...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1878 TO 2015


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         34    715 AM  60    2012  32      2       26
  MINIMUM         16    559 PM -19    1917  15      1       11
  AVERAGE         25                        24      1       19

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.30          1.64 1973   0.04   0.26     0.10
  MONTH TO DATE    0.30                      0.04   0.26     0.10
  SINCE DEC 1      2.68                      2.46   0.22     1.41
  SINCE JAN 1      1.65                      1.04   0.61     0.60

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            6.1           6.9  1983   0.3    5.8      1.3
  MONTH TO DATE    6.1                       0.3    5.8      1.3
  SINCE DEC 1     19.7                      17.8    1.9     22.4
  SINCE JUL 1     25.5                      20.7    4.8     23.8
  SNOW DEPTH      10

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           40                        41     -1       46
  MONTH TO DATE   40                        41     -1       46
  SINCE DEC 1   2248                      2563   -315     2848
  SINCE JUL 1   3565                      3821   -256     4051

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         0      0        0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    28   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NE (40)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    37   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     N (10)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    14.5


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  HEAVY SNOW
  SNOW
  LIGHT SNOW
  FOG
  FOG W/VISIBILITY <= 1/4 MILE
  HAZE
  BLOWING SNOW


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    92           900 AM
 LOWEST     73           400 PM
 AVERAGE    83

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   32        65      1924
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   15       -26      1905


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
FEBRUARY  1 2015......SUNRISE   727 AM CST   SUNSET   530 PM CST
FEBRUARY  2 2015......SUNRISE   725 AM CST   SUNSET   532 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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