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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
225 AM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 28 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1878 TO 2014

WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         81    419 PM 100    1984  82     -1       99
  MINIMUM         67    858 AM  41    1986  63      4       74
  AVERAGE         74                        72      2       87

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        3.38R         1.74 1960   0.12   3.26     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    9.02                      3.77   5.25     0.98
  SINCE JUN 1     18.88                     13.18   5.70     5.23
  SINCE JAN 1     30.03                     26.36   3.67    23.55

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        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
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JUN 1      2                        18    -16       19
  SINCE JUL 1      2                         1      1        0

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        9                         8      1       22
  MONTH TO DATE  294                       272     22      331
  SINCE JUN 1    803                       842    -39      937
  SINCE JAN 1    934                       918     16     1039
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    25   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     W (270)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    29   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     W (270)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     8.1

SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9

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

RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           800 AM
 LOWEST     74           500 PM
 AVERAGE    87
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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   82        99      1984
                                             1983
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   62        43      1946

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 29 2014........SUNRISE   638 AM CDT   SUNSET   753 PM CDT
AUGUST 30 2014........SUNRISE   639 AM CDT   SUNSET   751 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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