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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
131 AM CDT TUE SEP 19 2017

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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR SEPTEMBER 18 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         71    514 PM  MM      MM  75     -4       84
  MINIMUM         51    143 AM  MM      MM  49      2       51
  AVERAGE         61                        62     -1       68

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.24                      0.13   0.11
  MONTH TO DATE    1.67                      2.03  -0.36

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        4                         5     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE   27                        48    -21       10
  SINCE SEP 1     27                        48    -21       10
  SINCE JUL 1     33                        64    -31       13

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         1     -1        3
  MONTH TO DATE   53                        47      6       71
  SINCE SEP 1     53                        47      6       71
  SINCE JAN 1    773                       730     43      900
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    12   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SE (150)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    15   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     E (110)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     4.6


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.7


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  RAIN
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG
  FOG W/VISIBILITY <= 1/4 MILE


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100          1200 AM
 LOWEST     84           900 AM
 AVERAGE    92

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   75
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   48


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
SEPTEMBER 19 2017.....SUNRISE   659 AM CDT   SUNSET   716 PM CDT
SEPTEMBER 20 2017.....SUNRISE   700 AM CDT   SUNSET   715 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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