Climatological Report (Daily)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
240 AM CDT FRI APR 25 2014

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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 24 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         57   1147 AM  89    1989  66     -9       56
  MINIMUM         47   1159 PM  24    1967  44      3       28
  AVERAGE         52                        55     -3       42

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.36          1.46 1897   0.15   0.21      T
  MONTH TO DATE    2.81                      2.91  -0.10     6.53
  SINCE MAR 1      3.44                      5.21  -1.77     8.21
  SINCE JAN 1      5.78                      7.49  -1.71    11.06

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           0.1  1910   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.8                       1.7   -0.9       T
  SINCE MAR 1      6.4                       6.9   -0.5      9.6
  SINCE JUL 1     48.3                      35.2   13.1     48.3
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       13                        11      2       23
  MONTH TO DATE  353                       355     -2      462
  SINCE MAR 1   1283                      1151    132     1434
  SINCE JUL 1   6590                      5982    608     5791

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE   12                         7      5        0
  SINCE MAR 1     12                         8      4        0
  SINCE JAN 1     12                         8      4        0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    23   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SE (150)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    29   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SE (140)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    10.5


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.8


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    93          1100 AM
 LOWEST     71           300 AM
 AVERAGE    82

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   66        90      2012
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   45        28      1934


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL 25 2014.........SUNRISE   620 AM CDT   SUNSET   806 PM CDT
APRIL 26 2014.........SUNRISE   618 AM CDT   SUNSET   807 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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