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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
145 AM CDT THU AUG 17 2017


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 16 2017...

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         83    254 PM  MM      MM  82      1       85
  MINIMUM         66    521 AM  MM      MM  61      5       61
  AVERAGE         75                        71      4       73

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.27                      0.15   0.12
  MONTH TO DATE    2.07                      2.37  -0.30

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    4                         0      4        0
  SINCE JUN 1     17                        28    -11        2
  SINCE JUL 1      4                         4      0        2

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY       10                         7      3        8
  MONTH TO DATE   53                       119    -66      135
  SINCE JUN 1    621                       556     65      689
  SINCE JAN 1    662                       605     57      737
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    18   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (180)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    24   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (190)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     9.2


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.3


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100          1200 AM
 LOWEST     74           300 PM
 AVERAGE    87

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   82
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   61


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 17 2017........SUNRISE   625 AM CDT   SUNSET   811 PM CDT
AUGUST 18 2017........SUNRISE   626 AM CDT   SUNSET   810 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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