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CLIOTM

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
141 AM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

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...THE OTTUMWA IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 1 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1920 TO 2016

WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         49    538 PM  97    1926  68    -19       70
  MINIMUM         45    733 AM  32    1966  45      0       39
  AVERAGE         47                        56     -9       55

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.12          1.81 1973   0.14  -0.02      T
  MONTH TO DATE    0.12                      0.14  -0.02      T
  SINCE MAR 1      3.98                      5.78  -1.80     3.00
  SINCE JAN 1      4.41                      7.96  -3.55     5.12

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       18                         9      9       10
  MONTH TO DATE   18                         9      9       10
  SINCE MAR 1   1040                      1254   -214     1126
  SINCE JUL 1   5094                      6139  -1045     6257

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         1     -1        0
  SINCE MAR 1      9                        12     -3        1
  SINCE JAN 1      9                        12     -3        1
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    15   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (350)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    17   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NE (40)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     9.4

SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0

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

RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100          1200 AM
 LOWEST     92           300 AM
 AVERAGE    96
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THE OTTUMWA IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   68        89      1968
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   46        32      2013
                                             2005
                                             1970

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY  2 2016...........SUNRISE   606 AM CDT   SUNSET   808 PM CDT
MAY  3 2016...........SUNRISE   604 AM CDT   SUNSET   809 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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