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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
126 AM CDT WED AUG 5 2015


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 4 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1878 TO 2015


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         79    424 PM 110    1918  85     -6       89
  MINIMUM         66    503 AM  47    1894  66      0       68
  AVERAGE         73                        76     -3       79

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.01          2.30 1970   0.13  -0.12      T
  MONTH TO DATE    0.06                      0.54  -0.48      T
  SINCE JUN 1     15.63                      9.95   5.68     9.86
  SINCE JAN 1     24.98                     23.13   1.85    21.01

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0          MM      MM   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE JUN 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                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JUN 1      3                        18    -15        2
  SINCE JUL 1      0                         1     -1        2

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        8                        11     -3       14
  MONTH TO DATE   50                        44      6       45
  SINCE JUN 1    660                       614     46      554
  SINCE JAN 1    740                       690     50      685
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    14   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     E (90)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    20   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     E (80)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     4.3


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.8


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  LIGHT RAIN


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    81           500 AM
 LOWEST     48           400 PM
 AVERAGE    65

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   85       108      1934
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   66        47      1889


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST  5 2015........SUNRISE   613 AM CDT   SUNSET   828 PM CDT
AUGUST  6 2015........SUNRISE   614 AM CDT   SUNSET   826 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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