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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
136 AM CDT SAT MAY 12 2018


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 11 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         63    138 PM  MM      MM  70     -7       71
  MINIMUM         48   1159 PM  MM      MM  48      0       49
  AVERAGE         56                        59     -3       60

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.03                      0.15  -0.12
  MONTH TO DATE    4.24                      1.58   2.66

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        9                         7      2        5
  MONTH TO DATE   21                        95    -74       90
  SINCE MAR 1   1625                      1432    193     1306
  SINCE JUL 1   6743                      6717     26     5518

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE    5                         6     -1        7
  SINCE MAR 1      6                         9     -3       10
  SINCE JAN 1      6                         9     -3       10
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    29   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     E (70)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    41   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NE (60)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    13.9


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    86          1000 PM
 LOWEST     51          1200 AM
 AVERAGE    69

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   70
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   48


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 12 2018...........SUNRISE   557 AM CDT   SUNSET   825 PM CDT
MAY 13 2018...........SUNRISE   556 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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