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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
131 AM CDT THU MAR 30 2017

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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MARCH 29 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         45    209 AM  MM      MM  54     -9       66
  MINIMUM         40   1122 PM  MM      MM  32      8       34
  AVERAGE         43                        43      0       50

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        1.48                      0.10   1.38
  MONTH TO DATE    2.79                      1.92   0.87

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       22                        22      0       15
  MONTH TO DATE  785                       828    -43      647
  SINCE MAR 1    785                       828    -43      647
  SINCE JUL 1   4997                      6113  -1116     5199

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE MAR 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         0      0        0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    26   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NE (60)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    39   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     E (70)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    13.9


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100          1200 AM
 LOWEST     89           400 AM
 AVERAGE    95

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   55
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   32


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MARCH 30 2017.........SUNRISE   700 AM CDT   SUNSET   738 PM CDT
MARCH 31 2017.........SUNRISE   658 AM CDT   SUNSET   739 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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