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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
130 AM CDT THU SEP 3 2015


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR SEPTEMBER 2 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         89    342 PM  98    2000  81      8       81
                                      1913
  MINIMUM         71    605 AM  42    1893  61     10       61
  AVERAGE         80                        71      9       71

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.16          1.53 1912   0.11   0.05     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    0.16                      0.22  -0.06      T
  SINCE SEP 1      0.16                      0.22  -0.06      T
  SINCE JAN 1     29.33                     26.94   2.39    32.37

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0          MM      MM   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE SEP 1      0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE JUL 1      0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         2     -2        0
  SINCE SEP 1      0                         2     -2        0
  SINCE JUL 1      2                         8     -6        2

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY       15                         7      8        6
  MONTH TO DATE   30                        14     16       15
  SINCE SEP 1     30                        14     16       15
  SINCE JAN 1    982                       953     29      984
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    26   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SW (220)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    35   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SW (230)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    11.5


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.5


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    90           400 AM
 LOWEST     47           300 PM
 AVERAGE    69

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   81       101      1939
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   61        40      1974


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
SEPTEMBER  3 2015.....SUNRISE   642 AM CDT   SUNSET   745 PM CDT
SEPTEMBER  4 2015.....SUNRISE   643 AM CDT   SUNSET   743 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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