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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
144 AM CDT TUE MAY 31 2016

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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 30 2016...

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         87    250 PM  MM      MM  77     10       63
  MINIMUM         58    436 AM  MM      MM  54      4       54
  AVERAGE         73                        66      7       59

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.67                      0.15   0.52
  MONTH TO DATE    3.23                      4.45  -1.22

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                         2     -2        6
  MONTH TO DATE  185                       183      2      143
  SINCE MAR 1   1281                      1520   -239     1333
  SINCE JUL 1   5833                      6805   -972     6820

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        8                         3      5        0
  MONTH TO DATE   41                        43     -2       38
  SINCE MAR 1     44                        46     -2       38
  SINCE JAN 1     44                        46     -2       38
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    29   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     W (260)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    41   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     W (260)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     6.3


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.2


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           400 AM
 LOWEST     44           300 PM
 AVERAGE    72

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   77
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   54


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 31 2016...........SUNRISE   542 AM CDT   SUNSET   843 PM CDT
JUNE  1 2016..........SUNRISE   541 AM CDT   SUNSET   844 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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