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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1233 AM CST SAT FEB 23 2019


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR FEBRUARY 22 2019...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1878 TO 2019


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         32   1159 PM  73    2017  39     -7       33
  MINIMUM         15    746 AM -10    1889  21     -6       24
  AVERAGE         24                        30     -6       29

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        T             1.20 1971   0.06  -0.06     0.35
  MONTH TO DATE    1.61                      0.96   0.65     1.60
  SINCE DEC 1      6.03                      3.38   2.65     3.06
  SINCE JAN 1      3.13                      1.96   1.17     2.64

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           7.8  1994   0.3   -0.3      0.2
  MONTH TO DATE   22.5                       6.5   16.0     12.3
  SINCE DEC 1     42.4                      24.0   18.4     22.8
  SINCE JUL 1     43.9                      26.9   17.0     22.8
  SNOW DEPTH       7

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       41                        35      6       36
  MONTH TO DATE  998                       849    149      957
  SINCE DEC 1   3407                      3371     36     3438
  SINCE JUL 1   4911                      4629    282     4493

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         0      0        0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    15   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     E (90)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    22   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     E (90)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     8.7


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.7


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  LT FREEZING RAIN
  FOG
  HAZE


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    92          1100 PM
 LOWEST     57          1200 PM
 AVERAGE    75

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   39        65      1930
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   22       -13      1889


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
FEBRUARY 23 2019......SUNRISE   659 AM CST   SUNSET   558 PM CST
FEBRUARY 24 2019......SUNRISE   657 AM CST   SUNSET   559 PM CST


-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.




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