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CLIOTM

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
140 AM CDT SUN APR 22 2018

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...THE OTTUMWA IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 21 2018...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1920 TO 2018


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         61    245 PM  89    1980  64     -3       59
  MINIMUM         43    456 AM  25    1934  42      1       40
  AVERAGE         52                        53     -1       50

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          1.38 1972   0.12  -0.12     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    0.47                      2.21  -1.74     3.10
  SINCE MAR 1      2.83                      4.45  -1.62     6.30
  SINCE JAN 1      5.38                      6.63  -1.25     7.89

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       13                        13      0       15
  MONTH TO DATE  562                       338    224      188
  SINCE MAR 1   1418                      1149    269      915
  SINCE JUL 1   6111                      6034     77     4722

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         1     -1       14
  SINCE MAR 1      0                         2     -2       14
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         2     -2       14
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    23   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SE (120)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    29   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SE (120)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    10.7


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.2


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    53           500 AM
 LOWEST     24           400 PM
 AVERAGE    39

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THE OTTUMWA IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   65        89      1980
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   42        25      1936


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL 22 2018.........SUNRISE   620 AM CDT   SUNSET   757 PM CDT
APRIL 23 2018.........SUNRISE   619 AM CDT   SUNSET   758 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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