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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
225 AM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 28 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         77    516 PM  MM      MM  80     -3       94
  MINIMUM         65    848 AM  MM      MM  58      7       65
  AVERAGE         71                        69      2       80

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        2.08                      0.14   1.94
  MONTH TO DATE    5.84                      4.02   1.82

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         4     -4        5
  SINCE JUN 1     16                        32    -16       56
  SINCE JUL 1     12                         8      4       14

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        6                         5      1       15
  MONTH TO DATE  197                       186     11      202
  SINCE JUN 1    501                       623   -122      649
  SINCE JAN 1    578                       672    -94      704
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    20   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SE (150)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    24   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (170)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     7.6

SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.8

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

RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           600 AM
 LOWEST     87          1200 AM
 AVERAGE    94
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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   80
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   57

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 29 2014........SUNRISE   637 AM CDT   SUNSET   753 PM CDT
AUGUST 30 2014........SUNRISE   638 AM CDT   SUNSET   751 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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