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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
527 PM CDT TUE JUL 28 2015


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR JULY 28 2015...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

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)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         89    243 PM 107    1931  85      4       78
  MINIMUM         73    333 AM  51    2013  67      6       61
  AVERAGE         81                        76      5       70

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.16          2.00 1892   0.13   0.03      T
  MONTH TO DATE    4.89                      4.07   0.82     2.35
  SINCE JUN 1     13.29                      9.01   4.28     9.84
  SINCE JAN 1     22.64                     22.19   0.45    20.99

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0          MM      MM   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE JUN 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
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        2
  SINCE JUN 1      3                        17    -14        2
  SINCE JUL 1      0                         0      0        2

 COOLING
  TODAY           16                        11      5        5
  MONTH TO DATE  315                       315      0      236
  SINCE JUN 1    572                       536     36      492
  SINCE JAN 1    652                       612     40      623
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    24   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (330)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    29   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (330)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     9.5


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.7


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    87          1200 AM
 LOWEST     63           300 PM
 AVERAGE    75

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   85       102      1887
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   67        51      1971


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
JULY 28 2015..........SUNRISE   605 AM CDT   SUNSET   836 PM CDT
JULY 29 2015..........SUNRISE   606 AM CDT   SUNSET   835 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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