Climatological Report (Daily)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1238 AM CST SAT FEB 28 2015


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR FEBRUARY 27 2015...

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)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         15    440 PM  68    1981  41    -26       19
  MINIMUM         -7    707 AM -11    1962  23    -30       -1
  AVERAGE          4                        32    -28        9

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          1.76 1948   0.06  -0.06      T
  MONTH TO DATE    0.65                      1.23  -0.58     1.81
  SINCE DEC 1      3.03                      3.65  -0.62     3.12
  SINCE JAN 1      2.00                      2.23  -0.23     2.31

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           3.1  1886   0.2   -0.2       T
  MONTH TO DATE    9.4                       7.7    1.7     19.0
  SINCE DEC 1     23.0                      25.2   -2.2     40.1
  SINCE JUL 1     28.8                      28.1    0.7     41.5
  SNOW DEPTH       1

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       61                        33     28       56
  MONTH TO DATE 1261                      1018    243     1261
  SINCE DEC 1   3469                      3540    -71     4063
  SINCE JUL 1   4786                      4798    -12     5266

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        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     9   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SE (130)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    13   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SE (130)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     4.8


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.1


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    79           100 AM
 LOWEST     51           500 PM
 AVERAGE    65

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   41        69      1932
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   24       -16      1962


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
FEBRUARY 28 2015......SUNRISE   651 AM CST   SUNSET   604 PM CST
MARCH  1 2015.........SUNRISE   650 AM CST   SUNSET   605 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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