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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
137 AM CDT SUN AUG 28 2016


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 27 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         78    539 PM  MM      MM  80     -2       72
  MINIMUM         60   1148 PM  MM      MM  58      2       50
  AVERAGE         69                        69      0       61

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00                      0.13  -0.13
  MONTH TO DATE    6.45                      3.88   2.57

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                         1     -1        4
  MONTH TO DATE    1                         3     -2       26
  SINCE JUN 1      3                        31    -28       42
  SINCE JUL 1      3                         7     -4       34

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        4                         5     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE  194                       181     13      140
  SINCE JUN 1    748                       618    130      550
  SINCE JAN 1    796                       667    129      588
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    10   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     E (70)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    16   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     E (80)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     2.5


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.8


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100          1200 AM
 LOWEST     76           400 PM
 AVERAGE    88

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   80
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   58


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 28 2016........SUNRISE   636 AM CDT   SUNSET   754 PM CDT
AUGUST 29 2016........SUNRISE   637 AM CDT   SUNSET   752 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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