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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
157 AM CDT THU APR 28 2016

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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 27 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         50   1214 AM  MM      MM  65    -15       67
  MINIMUM         44    928 AM  MM      MM  43      1       35
  AVERAGE         47                        54     -7       51

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.81                      0.14   0.67
  MONTH TO DATE    2.41                      2.95  -0.54

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       18                        11      7       14
  MONTH TO DATE  374                       435    -61      365
  SINCE MAR 1   1046                      1306   -260     1166
  SINCE JUL 1   5598                      6591   -993     6653

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    3                         0      3        0
  SINCE MAR 1      3                         0      3        0
  SINCE JAN 1      3                         0      3        0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    26   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     E (80)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    40   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NE (60)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    15.4

SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0

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

RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100          1000 AM
 LOWEST     74          1200 AM
 AVERAGE    87
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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   65
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   43

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL 28 2016.........SUNRISE   614 AM CDT   SUNSET   811 PM CDT
APRIL 29 2016.........SUNRISE   612 AM CDT   SUNSET   812 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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