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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
143 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 19 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 9999 TO 9999


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         84    318 PM  MM      MM  82      2       84
  MINIMUM         63   1159 PM  MM      MM  60      3       54
  AVERAGE         74                        71      3       69

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00                      0.13  -0.13
  MONTH TO DATE    1.58                      2.76  -1.18

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        5
  SINCE JUN 1     16                        28    -12       56
  SINCE JUL 1     12                         4      8       14

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        9                         6      3        4
  MONTH TO DATE  104                       138    -34       74
  SINCE JUN 1    408                       575   -167      521
  SINCE JAN 1    485                       624   -139      576
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    13   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (300)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    17   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (300)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     6.4


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.1


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  FOG
  HAZE


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    93           100 AM
 LOWEST     51           100 PM
 AVERAGE    72

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   81
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   60


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 20 2014........SUNRISE   628 AM CDT   SUNSET   807 PM CDT
AUGUST 21 2014........SUNRISE   629 AM CDT   SUNSET   806 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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