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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1239 AM CST SUN NOV 19 2017

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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR NOVEMBER 18 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1878 TO 2017


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         46    139 PM  76    1999  47     -1       64
  MINIMUM         30   1159 PM   4    1891  29      1       33
  AVERAGE         38                        38      0       49

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.20          0.72 1983   0.06   0.14      T
  MONTH TO DATE    0.24                      1.42  -1.18     0.09
  SINCE SEP 1      7.53                      7.11   0.42     6.50
  SINCE JAN 1     29.77                     33.83  -4.06    31.83

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           5.2  1957   0.1   -0.1       T
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.8   -0.8       T
  SINCE SEP 1      T                         1.2   -1.2       T
  SINCE JUL 1      T                         1.2   -1.2       T
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       27                        27      0       16
  MONTH TO DATE  477                       406     71      189
  SINCE SEP 1    797                       884    -87      395
  SINCE JUL 1    797                       890    -93      395

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        1
  SINCE SEP 1    226                       127     99      251
  SINCE JAN 1   1306                      1066    240     1448
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    30   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (320)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    38   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (330)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    15.8


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.6


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           100 AM
 LOWEST     53           200 PM
 AVERAGE    77

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   46        75      1942
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   29         3      1914


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
NOVEMBER 19 2017......SUNRISE   708 AM CST   SUNSET   451 PM CST
NOVEMBER 20 2017......SUNRISE   710 AM CST   SUNSET   451 PM CST


-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.




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