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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1248 AM CST WED DEC 7 2016


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR DECEMBER 6 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 TO 2016


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         33    551 AM  60    1951  34     -1       44
                                      1939
  MINIMUM         20   1159 PM -14    2005  16      4       37
  AVERAGE         27                        25      2       41

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          0.65 1994   0.05  -0.05      T
  MONTH TO DATE    0.54                      0.29   0.25     0.06
  SINCE DEC 1      0.54                      0.29   0.25     0.06
  SINCE JAN 1     40.51                     33.69   6.82    33.11

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           8.3  1994   0.3   -0.3      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    2.6                       1.8    0.8      0.2
  SINCE DEC 1      2.6                       1.8    0.8      0.2
  SINCE JUL 1      2.6                       5.2   -2.6     12.9
  SNOW DEPTH       1

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       38                        40     -2       24
  MONTH TO DATE  194                       231    -37      175
  SINCE DEC 1    194                       231    -37      175
  SINCE JUL 1   1183                      1714   -531     1390

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1    869                       799     70      746
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    26   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     W (270)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    35   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     W (280)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    15.8


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.6


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    96          1200 AM
 LOWEST     62           900 PM
 AVERAGE    79

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   34        55      1946
                                             1916
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   16       -19      1976


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
DECEMBER  7 2016......SUNRISE   726 AM CST   SUNSET   436 PM CST
DECEMBER  8 2016......SUNRISE   727 AM CST   SUNSET   436 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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