Climatological Report (Daily)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
132 AM CDT TUE SEP 30 2014


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR SEPTEMBER 29 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         85    303 PM  90    2002  70     15       75
                                      1981
                                      1897
  MINIMUM         59    636 AM  28    1984  49     10       47
                                      1899
  AVERAGE         72                        60     12       61

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          1.38 1985   0.09  -0.09     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    4.23                      2.96   1.27     2.36
  SINCE SEP 1      4.23                      2.96   1.27     2.36
  SINCE JAN 1     36.60                     29.68   6.92    25.91

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           T    1985   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE SEP 1      0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE JUL 1      0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                         7     -7        4
  MONTH TO DATE   77                        87    -10       23
  SINCE SEP 1     77                        87    -10       23
  SINCE JUL 1     79                        93    -14       23

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        7                         1      6        0
  MONTH TO DATE  105                       111     -6      221
  SINCE SEP 1    105                       111     -6      221
  SINCE JAN 1   1074                      1050     24     1322
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    15   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NE (50)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    19   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NE (50)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     4.2


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.4


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  FOG
  HAZE


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    90           400 AM
 LOWEST     43           300 PM
 AVERAGE    67

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   70        92      1952
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   49        26      1899


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
SEPTEMBER 30 2014.....SUNRISE   710 AM CDT   SUNSET   658 PM CDT
OCTOBER  1 2014.......SUNRISE   711 AM CDT   SUNSET   656 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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