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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1252 AM CST FRI DEC 9 2016


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR DECEMBER 8 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         25    307 PM  MM      MM  34     -9       50
  MINIMUM         11    718 AM  MM      MM  17     -6       30
  AVERAGE         18                        25     -7       40

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        T                         0.05  -0.05
  MONTH TO DATE    0.43                      0.43   0.00

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       47                        40      7       25
  MONTH TO DATE  276                       307    -31      227
  SINCE DEC 1    276                       307    -31      227
  SINCE JUL 1   1198                      1761   -563     1371

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1    971                       752    219      769
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    26   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (310)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    32   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     W (290)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    16.0


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.6


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  LIGHT SNOW


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    83           700 AM
 LOWEST     60           300 PM
 AVERAGE    72

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   33
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   16


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
DECEMBER  9 2016......SUNRISE   731 AM CST   SUNSET   443 PM CST
DECEMBER 10 2016......SUNRISE   732 AM CST   SUNSET   443 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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