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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
226 AM CDT WED MAY 25 2016

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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 24 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         81    540 PM  MM      MM  75      6       70
  MINIMUM         58   1251 AM  MM      MM  52      6       59
  AVERAGE         70                        63      7       65

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.16                      0.16   0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    1.11                      3.63  -2.52

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                         4     -4        0
  MONTH TO DATE  185                       165     20      136
  SINCE MAR 1   1281                      1502   -221     1326
  SINCE JUL 1   5833                      6787   -954     6813

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        5                         2      3        0
  MONTH TO DATE   10                        27    -17       24
  SINCE MAR 1     13                        30    -17       24
  SINCE JAN 1     13                        30    -17       24
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    18   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SW (240)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    22   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SW (240)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     5.2

SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.4

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

RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           500 AM
 LOWEST     54           600 PM
 AVERAGE    77
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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   75
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   52

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 25 2016...........SUNRISE   545 AM CDT   SUNSET   838 PM CDT
MAY 26 2016...........SUNRISE   545 AM CDT   SUNSET   839 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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