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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
127 AM CDT WED OCT 17 2018


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR OCTOBER 16 2018...

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         65    218 PM  MM      MM  63      2       69
  MINIMUM         33    217 AM  MM      MM  39     -6       32
  AVERAGE         49                        51     -2       51

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00                      0.07  -0.07
  MONTH TO DATE    3.27                      1.26   2.01

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       16                        14      2       14
  MONTH TO DATE  225                       189     36      126
  SINCE SEP 1    332                       317     15      176
  SINCE JUL 1    334                       333      1      182

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    3                        10     -7       10
  SINCE SEP 1    141                        69     72      141
  SINCE JAN 1   1106                       752    354      861
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    23   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (310)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    31   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (310)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    10.6


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.1


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    75          1200 AM
 LOWEST     40           300 PM
 AVERAGE    58

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   62
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   39


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
OCTOBER 17 2018.......SUNRISE   729 AM CDT   SUNSET   630 PM CDT
OCTOBER 18 2018.......SUNRISE   730 AM CDT   SUNSET   628 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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