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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
151 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 21 2014...

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         86    355 PM  MM      MM  81      5       90
  MINIMUM         71   1235 AM  MM      MM  60     11       67
  AVERAGE         79                        70      9       79

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.25                      0.11   0.14
  MONTH TO DATE    2.15                      2.99  -0.84

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        5
  SINCE JUN 1     16                        28    -12       56
  SINCE JUL 1     12                         4      8       14

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY       14                         6      8       14
  MONTH TO DATE  123                       150    -27      100
  SINCE JUN 1    427                       587   -160      547
  SINCE JAN 1    504                       636   -132      602
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    17   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (190)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    23   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (190)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     7.3


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          1200 AM
 LOWEST     65           300 PM
 AVERAGE    83

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   81
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   59


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 22 2014........SUNRISE   630 AM CDT   SUNSET   804 PM CDT
AUGUST 23 2014........SUNRISE   631 AM CDT   SUNSET   803 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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