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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
525 PM CDT THU SEP 29 2016


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR SEPTEMBER 29 2016...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1878 TO 2016


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         76    313 PM  90    2002  70      6       72
                                      1981
                                      1897
  MINIMUM         51    620 AM  28    1984  49      2       54
                                      1899
  AVERAGE         64                        60      4       63

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          1.38 1985   0.09  -0.09     0.78
  MONTH TO DATE    5.50                      2.96   2.54     5.25
  SINCE SEP 1      5.50                      2.96   2.54     5.25
  SINCE JAN 1     30.83                     29.68   1.15    34.42

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            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
  TODAY            1                         7     -6        2
  MONTH TO DATE   16                        87    -71       20
  SINCE SEP 1     16                        87    -71       20
  SINCE JUL 1     16                        93    -77       22

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE  217                       111    106      243
  SINCE SEP 1    217                       111    106      243
  SINCE JAN 1   1414                      1050    364     1195
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    17   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (350)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    23   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     N (20)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     9.8


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.1


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    89           200 AM
 LOWEST     35           300 PM
 AVERAGE    62

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


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
SEPTEMBER 29 2016.....SUNRISE   710 AM CDT   SUNSET   659 PM CDT
SEPTEMBER 30 2016.....SUNRISE   711 AM CDT   SUNSET   657 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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