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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1237 AM CST MON FEB 27 2017

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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR FEBRUARY 26 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         48    158 PM  70    1896  40      8       49
  MINIMUM         29    718 AM -14    1963  23      6       30
                                      1897
  AVERAGE         39                        32      7       40

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          0.90 1912   0.05  -0.05     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    0.76                      1.17  -0.41     1.09
  SINCE DEC 1      3.91                      3.59   0.32     7.21
  SINCE JAN 1      2.50                      2.17   0.33     1.77

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0          12.2  1912   0.3   -0.3      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    4.4                       7.5   -3.1     11.4
  SINCE DEC 1     10.7                      25.0  -14.3     23.1
  SINCE JUL 1     10.7                      27.9  -17.2     30.0
  SNOW DEPTH       T

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       26                        33     -7       25
  MONTH TO DATE  678                       985   -307      898
  SINCE DEC 1   2980                      3507   -527     3050
  SINCE JUL 1   3663                      4765  -1102     3931

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE DEC 1      0                  DSMCLIDSY 000 TTAA00 KDMX
270630       0      0        0         SINCE JAN 1      0
  0      0        0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    28   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     W (260)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    34   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     W (270)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    11.4


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.3


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    69           600 AM
 LOWEST     34           300 PM
 AVERAGE    52

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   41        71      2016
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   23       -11      1962


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
FEBRUARY 27 2017......SUNRISE   652 AM CST   SUNSET   603 PM CST
FEBRUARY 28 2017......SUNRISE   650 AM CST   SUNSET   604 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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