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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
128 AM CDT FRI OCT 24 2014

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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR OCTOBER 23 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         70    359 PM  MM      MM  59     11       42
  MINIMUM         46   1117 PM  MM      MM  37      9       27
  AVERAGE         58                        48     10       35

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.76                      0.09   0.67
  MONTH TO DATE    4.21                      1.83   2.38

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        7                        17    -10       30
  MONTH TO DATE  291                       300     -9      283
  SINCE SEP 1    431                       428      3      361
  SINCE JUL 1    443                       444     -1      375

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                        10    -10       19
  SINCE SEP 1     49                        69    -20      164
  SINCE JAN 1    650                       752   -102      913
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    14   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (170)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    17   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (160)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     4.3


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.5


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  THUNDERSTORM
  HEAVY RAIN
  RAIN
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG
  FOG W/VISIBILITY <= 1/4 MILE


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    93           800 AM
 LOWEST     47           400 PM
 AVERAGE    70

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   59
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   36


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
OCTOBER 24 2014.......SUNRISE   737 AM CDT   SUNSET   619 PM CDT
OCTOBER 25 2014.......SUNRISE   739 AM CDT   SUNSET   618 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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