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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
525 PM CDT SUN OCT 13 2019


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...THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR OCTOBER 13 2019...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

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)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         56    311 PM  88    1975  64     -8       54
  MINIMUM         32    643 AM  20    1917  44    -12       38
                                      1909
  AVERAGE         44                        54    -10       46

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          2.09 2012   0.08  -0.08     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    6.04                      1.11   4.93     3.06
  SINCE SEP 1     10.94                      4.16   6.78    11.38
  SINCE JAN 1     45.36                     30.88  14.48    37.45

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           T    1983   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    T                         0.0    0.0      0.2
  SINCE SEP 1      T                         0.0    0.0      0.2
  SINCE JUL 1      T                         0.0    0.0      0.2
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           21                        11     10       19
  MONTH TO DATE  159                       121     38      150
  SINCE SEP 1    167                       215    -48      236
  SINCE JUL 1    169                       221    -52      236

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    9                        11     -2        6
  SINCE SEP 1    222                       124     98      172
  SINCE JAN 1   1160                      1063     97     1439
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    23   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (300)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    30   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (300)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    11.3


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.4


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    89          1200 AM
 LOWEST     41           300 PM
 AVERAGE    65

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THE DES MOINES IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   64        88      1897
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   44        23      1939


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
OCTOBER 13 2019.......SUNRISE   724 AM CDT   SUNSET   637 PM CDT
OCTOBER 14 2019.......SUNRISE   725 AM CDT   SUNSET   635 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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