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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
131 AM CDT SUN MAY 20 2018


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...THE AMES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 19 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         82   1220 PM  MM      MM  73      9       51
  MINIMUM         57    504 AM  MM      MM  50      7       46
  AVERAGE         70                        62      8       49

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.27                      0.16   0.11
  MONTH TO DATE    4.86                      2.85   2.01

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                         5     -5       16
  MONTH TO DATE   39                       143   -104      120
  SINCE MAR 1   1643                      1480    163     1336
  SINCE JUL 1   6761                      6765     -4     5548

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        5                         2      3        0
  MONTH TO DATE   34                        17     17       35
  SINCE MAR 1     35                        20     15       38
  SINCE JAN 1     35                        20     15       38
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    23   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SE (120)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    30   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SE (130)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     7.6


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.4


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    93           400 AM
 LOWEST     54          1200 PM
 AVERAGE    74

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THE AMES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   73
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   51


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 20 2018...........SUNRISE   549 AM CDT   SUNSET   833 PM CDT
MAY 21 2018...........SUNRISE   549 AM CDT   SUNSET   834 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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