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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
144 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 26 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         82    228 PM  MM      MM  76      6       71
  MINIMUM         57    602 AM  MM      MM  53      4       57
  AVERAGE         70                        64      6       64

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.49                      0.14   0.35
  MONTH TO DATE    1.78                      3.91  -2.13

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                         3     -3        1
  MONTH TO DATE  185                       172     13      137
  SINCE MAR 1   1281                      1509   -228     1327
  SINCE JUL 1   5833                      6794   -961     6814

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        5                         2      3        0
  MONTH TO DATE   21                        31    -10       28
  SINCE MAR 1     24                        34    -10       28
  SINCE JAN 1     24                        34    -10       28
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    33   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     W (290)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    40   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     W (260)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    10.7


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.3


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           600 AM
 LOWEST     47           200 PM
 AVERAGE    74

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   76
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   53


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 27 2016...........SUNRISE   544 AM CDT   SUNSET   840 PM CDT
MAY 28 2016...........SUNRISE   543 AM CDT   SUNSET   841 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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