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CLIOTM

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
447 AM CDT SAT APR 21 2018

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...THE OTTUMWA IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 20 2018...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1920 TO 2018


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         61    402 PM  90    1987  64     -3       73
  MINIMUM         27R   155 AM  27    2018  41    -14       46
                                      2013
                                      1953
  AVERAGE         44                        53     -9       60

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          3.25 1905   0.13  -0.13      T
  MONTH TO DATE    0.47                      2.09  -1.62     3.10
  SINCE MAR 1      2.83                      4.33  -1.50     6.30
  SINCE JAN 1      5.38                      6.51  -1.13     7.89

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       21                        13      8        5
  MONTH TO DATE  549                       325    224      173
  SINCE MAR 1   1405                      1136    269      900
  SINCE JUL 1   6098                      6021     77     4707

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0       14
  SINCE MAR 1      0                         1     -1       14
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         1     -1       14
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    16   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SE (130)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    21   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SE (130)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     7.6


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.0


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    81           200 AM
 LOWEST     23           200 PM
 AVERAGE    52

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THE OTTUMWA IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   64        89      1980
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   42        25      1934


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL 21 2018.........SUNRISE   621 AM CDT   SUNSET   756 PM CDT
APRIL 22 2018.........SUNRISE   620 AM CDT   SUNSET   757 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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