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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
148 AM CDT WED MAY 2 2018

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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 1 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         73    125 PM  MM      MM  66      7       46
  MINIMUM         57    727 AM  MM      MM  44     13       41
  AVERAGE         65                        55     10       44

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        3.08                      0.14   2.94
  MONTH TO DATE    3.08                      0.14   2.94

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                        10    -10       21
  MONTH TO DATE    0                        10    -10       21
  SINCE MAR 1   1604                      1347    257     1237
  SINCE JUL 1   6722                      6632     90     5449

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE MAR 1      1                         3     -2        3
  SINCE JAN 1      1                         3     -2        3
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    36   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     W (250)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    46   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     W (250)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    10.2


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.6


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    93           600 PM
 LOWEST     45          1200 AM
 AVERAGE    69

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   67
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   44


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY  2 2018...........SUNRISE   609 AM CDT   SUNSET   814 PM CDT
MAY  3 2018...........SUNRISE   608 AM CDT   SUNSET   816 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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