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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
528 PM CDT FRI MAR 24 2017

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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MARCH 24 2017...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 TO 2017


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    808 AM  86    1910  50      6       37
  MINIMUM         39    544 AM  -5    1974  29     10       26
  AVERAGE         48                        39      9       32

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.01          0.75 1987   0.08  -0.07     0.01
  MONTH TO DATE    1.22                      1.49  -0.27     2.33
  SINCE MAR 1      1.22                      1.49  -0.27     2.33
  SINCE JAN 1      5.15                      3.31   1.84     4.10

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           2.0  1903   0.1   -0.1       T
                                      1969
  MONTH TO DATE   10.6                       3.8    6.8      2.9
  SINCE MAR 1     10.6                       3.8    6.8      2.9
  SINCE JUL 1     26.2                      32.7   -6.5     46.0
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           17                        26     -9       33
  MONTH TO DATE  760                       738     22      597
  SINCE MAR 1    760                       738     22      597
  SINCE JUL 1   5222                      6157   -935     5297

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE MAR 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         0      0        0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    18   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (320)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    22   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (320)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     7.6


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.5


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG
  HAZE


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    92           500 AM
 LOWEST     77           800 AM
 AVERAGE    85

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   50        82      2007
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   29         3      1960


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MARCH 24 2017.........SUNRISE   705 AM CDT   SUNSET   727 PM CDT
MARCH 25 2017.........SUNRISE   704 AM CDT   SUNSET   728 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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