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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1227 AM CST MON FEB 20 2017


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR FEBRUARY 19 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1878 TO 2017


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         73R   429 PM  70    1930  37     36       60
  MINIMUM         40    349 AM -11    1936  20     20       45
  AVERAGE         57                        29     28       53

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          1.09 1888   0.05  -0.05     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    0.20                      0.81  -0.61     1.09
  SINCE DEC 1      3.35                      3.23   0.12     7.21
  SINCE JAN 1      1.94                      1.81   0.13     1.77

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           4.3  2010   0.2   -0.2      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    2.6                       5.7   -3.1     11.4
  SINCE DEC 1      8.9                      23.2  -14.3     23.1
  SINCE JUL 1      8.9                      26.1  -17.2     30.0
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        8                        36    -28       12
  MONTH TO DATE  532                       743   -211      716
  SINCE DEC 1   2834                      3265   -431     2868
  SINCE JUL 1   3517                      4523  -1006     3749

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         0      0        0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    23   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (180)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    28   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (190)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    10.1


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.5


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    79           400 AM
 LOWEST     38           300 PM
 AVERAGE    59

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   38        64      1981
                                             1930
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   21       -12      1929


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
FEBRUARY 20 2017......SUNRISE   702 AM CST   SUNSET   555 PM CST
FEBRUARY 21 2017......SUNRISE   701 AM CST   SUNSET   556 PM CST


-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.




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