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CLIALO

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
128 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 17 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 TO 2014


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         49    206 PM  85    1985  61    -12       45
  MINIMUM         28   1122 PM  14    1921  38    -10       39
  AVERAGE         39                        50    -11       42

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          1.62 2013   0.13  -0.13     1.62
  MONTH TO DATE    4.70                      1.90   2.80     5.18
  SINCE MAR 1      6.20                      3.96   2.24     7.75
  SINCE JAN 1      8.83                      5.78   3.05    10.83

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           3.0  1960   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.4                       1.4   -1.0       T
  SINCE MAR 1      6.2                       6.0    0.2     11.2
  SINCE JUL 1     58.0                      34.9   23.1     48.3
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       26                        16     10       23
  MONTH TO DATE  368                       323     45      402
  SINCE MAR 1   1500                      1229    271     1585
  SINCE JUL 1   7908                      6648   1260     6795

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    1                         0      1        0
  SINCE MAR 1      1                         0      1        0
  SINCE JAN 1      1                         0      1        0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    22   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     W (260)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    27   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     W (280)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     9.8


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.6


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    89           300 AM
 LOWEST     53           200 PM
 AVERAGE    71

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   62        92      1994
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   38        20      1983


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL 18 2014.........SUNRISE   624 AM CDT   SUNSET   755 PM CDT
APRIL 19 2014.........SUNRISE   622 AM CDT   SUNSET   756 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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