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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
133 AM CDT WED OCT 1 2014


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR SEPTEMBER 30 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         69    347 PM  MM      MM  70     -1       77
  MINIMUM         54    218 AM  MM      MM  44     10       45
  AVERAGE         62                        57      5       61

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.10                      0.07   0.03
  MONTH TO DATE    3.47                      3.01   0.46

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        3                         9     -6        4
  MONTH TO DATE  140                       128     12       78
  SINCE SEP 1    140                       128     12       78
  SINCE JUL 1    152                       144      8       92

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE   49                        59    -10      145
  SINCE SEP 1     49                        59    -10      145
  SINCE JAN 1    650                       742    -92      894
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    16   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     E (110)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    22   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SE (120)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     8.8


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.7


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    93          1200 AM
 LOWEST     73           100 PM
 AVERAGE    83

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   70
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   44


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
OCTOBER  1 2014.......SUNRISE   711 AM CDT   SUNSET   656 PM CDT
OCTOBER  2 2014.......SUNRISE   712 AM CDT   SUNSET   654 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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