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POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
228 PM CST FRI MAR 6 2015

IAZ060-071000-
DES MOINES-POLK IA
41.54N  93.65W ELEV. 924 FT
228 PM CST FRI MAR 6 2015

DATE           03/06/15      SAT 03/07/15            SUN 03/08/15            MON
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      30          46          31          47          29
TEMP          53 48 38 35 32 33 37 45 45 41 34 30 29 31 34 44 47 43 38 29 33 29
DEWPT         21 24 22 22 24 27 29 31 31 30 29 26 26 26 28 31 31 31 28 24 24 24
RH            28 39 52 59 72 78 72 58 58 65 82 85 88 81 78 60 53 62 67 81 69 81
WIND DIR      SW SW SW SW SW  W  W NW NW NW NW SE SW  S SW  W  W NW NW NW  W SW
WIND SPD      11  6  6  8  9 10 10 11 11  8  5  5  5  5  5  8  6  6  5  5  4  4
CLOUDS        CL SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                      0           5           5           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
WIND CHILL             28 25 25 30 39 39       24 23 25                23
MIN CHILL              27    20    25    35    24    23    24    38    22    23


DATE           03/09/15  TUE 03/10/15  WED 03/11/15  THU 03/12/15  FRI 03/13/15
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MAX/MIN          51      35    58      38    62      39    59      40    62
TEMP          48 47 38   35 54 51 42   38 58 54 45   39 55 53 44   40 59 55
DEWPT         31 32 29   30 40 36 34   32 41 37 35   32 40 40 40   36 43 40
PWIND DIR         S       S    SW      SW     S      SE    SE       S    SW
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   SC FW SC
POP 12HR          0       5     5       5     5       5    10       5     5

$$
IAZ039-071000-
WATERLOO/CEDAR FALLS-BLACK HAWK IA
42.55N  92.40W ELEV. 865 FT
228 PM CST FRI MAR 6 2015

DATE           03/06/15      SAT 03/07/15            SUN 03/08/15            MON
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      23          38          23          39          22
TEMP          34 32 27 25 24 28 32 37 37 31 25 20 22 22 28 36 39 36 31 24 27 21
DEWPT         23 25 21 21 22 27 29 30 29 26 23 20 21 22 26 30 29 29 25 21 20 20
RH            64 75 78 84 92 96 88 75 72 81 92100 96100 92 79 67 75 78 88 74 96
WIND DIR      SW  W SW SW SW  W NW NW NW NW NW  W  W SW SW  W  W  W  W NW  W SW
WIND SPD      12  8  5  5  8 11 12 14 12  9  6  5  5  5  6  9 11  8  6  6  4  4
CLOUDS        CL SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                      5          10          20          30           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01        0.02           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00           T
SNOW                                            S  S  C  C
WIND CHILL    25 24 21 18 15 17 23 28 29 23 17 12 14 15 21 29 32 29 24 16    15
MIN CHILL        22    18    12    17    22    12    13    15    28    15    15


DATE           03/09/15  TUE 03/10/15  WED 03/11/15  THU 03/12/15  FRI 03/13/15
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MAX/MIN          42      29    50      32    52      33    49      33    54
TEMP          38 39 33   29 46 44 35   32 48 45 37   33 45 46 37   34 51 48
DEWPT         28 29 28   27 35 34 31   27 34 32 31   27 30 35 37   32 41 33
PWIND DIR        SW       S    SW      SW    SW      SE    SE      SE    SW
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1
POP 12HR          0       5     5       5     5       5    10      10     5

$$
IAZ048-071000-
AMES-STORY IA
41.99N  93.62W ELEV. 936 FT
228 PM CST FRI MAR 6 2015

DATE           03/06/15      SAT 03/07/15            SUN 03/08/15            MON
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      27          41          27          42          25
TEMP          45 41 35 31 29 30 34 40 40 36 29 27 26 27 30 39 42 37 33 26 29 24
DEWPT         25 28 23 21 23 25 28 30 30 28 27 25 25 25 28 31 30 30 26 23 22 21
RH            45 59 61 66 78 81 78 67 67 72 92 92 96 92 92 73 62 75 75 88 75 88
WIND DIR      SW  W SW SW  W  W NW NW NW NW NW  W  W SW SW  W  W  W NW NW  W SW
WIND SPD      11  6  4  6  8 12 11 11 11  8  5  5  5  6  5  9  8  8  6  5  5  6
CLOUDS        CL SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                      5           5           5           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
WIND CHILL             25 21 20 26 33 33 29 23 21 19 20 24 33    31 27 19 23 16
MIN CHILL        36    24    16    20    28    20    18    21    31    18    15


DATE           03/09/15  TUE 03/10/15  WED 03/11/15  THU 03/12/15  FRI 03/13/15
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MAX/MIN          47      32    56      35    57      35    55      36    58
TEMP          44 44 35   32 51 48 40   35 53 50 39   35 50 49 40   37 55 50
DEWPT         31 31 29   28 39 36 32   30 40 36 33   30 37 40 39   34 43 38
PWIND DIR         S       S    SW      SW     S      SE    SE       S    SW
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC B1
POP 12HR          0       5     5       5     5       5    10       5     5

$$
IAZ004-071000-
ESTHERVILLE-EMMET IA
43.40N  94.75W ELEV. 1315 FT
228 PM CST FRI MAR 6 2015

DATE           03/06/15      SAT 03/07/15            SUN 03/08/15            MON
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      24          39          26          42          23
TEMP          46 41 34 30 27 29 31 38 38 32 25 25 25 26 29 38 42 34 29 22 26 23
DEWPT         26 26 21 20 22 23 28 29 29 27 24 24 24 26 28 31 29 28 24 21 20 20
RH            45 55 58 66 81 78 88 70 70 81 96 96 96100 96 76 60 78 81 96 78 88
WIND DIR      NW  W SW SW  W NW NW NW NW NW  W SW SW  W  W  W  W NW  W  W SW SW
WIND SPD      14  6 10 12 14 14 14 14 13  9  8  9 10  9 10 13 13 11  9  9  9 10
CLOUDS        CL SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                      5           5          30          20           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.05           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00           1
SNOW                                            C  C  S  S
WIND CHILL    39    26 20 15 18 21 30 30 24 16 16 15 17 20 30 35 26 20 12 17 12
MIN CHILL        36    19    13    18    24    15    15    17    26    12    11


DATE           03/09/15  TUE 03/10/15  WED 03/11/15  THU 03/12/15  FRI 03/13/15
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MAX/MIN          47      31    55      32    53      32    50      31    46
TEMP          44 44 36   31 50 48 36   32 50 45 37   32 46 45 36   32 43 42
DEWPT         30 32 29   28 35 33 31   28 35 31 30   27 33 36 36   29 31 32
PWIND DIR        SW      SW     W       W     S      SE    SE       S    NW
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC B1 SC SC   B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR          0       5     5       5     5       5     5      10     5

$$
IAZ035-071000-
FORT DODGE-WEBSTER IA
42.55N  94.18W ELEV. 1165 FT
228 PM CST FRI MAR 6 2015

DATE           03/06/15      SAT 03/07/15            SUN 03/08/15            MON
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      26          40          26          41          23
TEMP          46 42 34 31 28 31 33 39 39 35 28 26 25 28 31 39 41 37 32 24 27 23
DEWPT         26 27 21 21 23 25 27 29 29 27 25 23 24 25 28 31 30 29 25 22 21 19
RH            45 55 58 66 81 78 78 67 67 72 88 88 96 88 88 73 65 72 75 92 78 84
WIND DIR       W  W SW SW  W  W NW NW NW NW NW SW SW SW SW  W  W  W  W  W  W SW
WIND SPD      12  5  6  9 12 12 12 12 11  9  6  6  8  8  8 10  9  9  8  6  6  6
CLOUDS        CL SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                      5           5          30          20           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.02        0.01           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00           T
SNOW                                            C  C  S  S
WIND CHILL          28 23 18 21 24 31 32 28 21 18 16 20 24 32 35 30 25 16 20 15
MIN CHILL        38    22    16    19    27    17    16    19    30    15    14


DATE           03/09/15  TUE 03/10/15  WED 03/11/15  THU 03/12/15  FRI 03/13/15
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MAX/MIN          47      31    56      34    56      35    54      35    54
TEMP          44 44 36   31 49 49 37   34 52 48 39   35 49 48 39   36 51 48
DEWPT         30 31 29   27 36 34 31   27 38 33 32   29 36 37 38   32 39 35
PWIND DIR        SW       S    SW      SW     S      SE    SE       S     W
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC B1 SC SC   SC B1 B1
POP 12HR          0       5     5       5     5       5    10       5     5

$$
IAZ094-071000-
LAMONI-DECATUR IA
40.63N  93.90W ELEV. 1125 FT
228 PM CST FRI MAR 6 2015

DATE           03/06/15      SAT 03/07/15            SUN 03/08/15            MON
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      33          50          29          49          30
TEMP          54 50 41 38 35 32 37 48 49 42 33 30 29 30 34 47 48 45 37 31 33 29
DEWPT         24 22 24 24 26 29 31 34 34 33 29 26 27 28 31 33 33 34 31 29 27 26
RH            31 33 50 57 69 88 79 58 56 70 85 85 92 92 89 58 56 65 79 92 78 88
WIND DIR       W SW SW SW SW  W  W NW NW NW  N SE SE  S  S  W  S NE  N  N NE  E
WIND SPD      12  9 10 10 10 10 10 11 10  8  3  4  4  5  6  8  6  6  5  4  4  5
CLOUDS        CL FW SC SC FW SC FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR                      0           0          10           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
WIND CHILL          35 31 27 24 30                   24 28                   23
MIN CHILL              30    24    25    37    24    23    22    38    25    23


DATE           03/09/15  TUE 03/10/15  WED 03/11/15  THU 03/12/15  FRI 03/13/15
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MAX/MIN          53      34    61      38    64      41    64      39    63
TEMP          50 49 38   34 56 53 43   38 58 56 46   41 60 58 45   39 58 56
DEWPT         33 33 31   31 41 39 35   32 43 41 39   38 44 43 43   37 45 43
PWIND DIR         S       S    SW       S     S       S     S       S     S
WIND CHAR        LT      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   FW FW SC
POP 12HR          0       5     5       5     5       5    10       5     5

$$
IAZ017-071000-
MASON CITY-CERRO GORDO IA
43.16N  93.33W ELEV. 1189 FT
228 PM CST FRI MAR 6 2015

DATE           03/06/15      SAT 03/07/15            SUN 03/08/15            MON
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      23          37          22          38          20
TEMP          39 36 30 27 25 29 32 36 36 29 22 20 21 24 28 35 38 33 30 21 26 20
DEWPT         25 25 20 20 22 24 28 29 27 24 21 20 21 24 27 30 29 27 24 20 20 19
RH            57 64 66 74 88 81 85 75 69 81 96100100100 96 82 70 78 78 96 78 96
WIND DIR      SW  W SW SW  W  W NW NW NW NW  W  W  W SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW
WIND SPD      10  8  6  9 12 14 16 16 14 11  8  6  8  9  9 11 12 11  9  8  8  8
CLOUDS        CL B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                      5          10          30          30           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.05        0.01           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00           1
SNOW                                            C  C  C  C
WIND CHILL    32 29 23 18 13 17 21 26 27 19 13 11 12 14 19 27 30 24 22 11 18 10
MIN CHILL        29    18    11    17    19    10    11    16    23    10    10


DATE           03/09/15  TUE 03/10/15  WED 03/11/15  THU 03/12/15  FRI 03/13/15
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MAX/MIN          43      29    49      32    51      31    48      32    47
TEMP          39 40 35   29 45 43 35   32 47 43 36   31 45 46 36   33 46 43
DEWPT         29 30 29   26 34 32 30   25 33 31 29   26 31 34 36   30 34 32
PWIND DIR        SW      SW    SW      SW     S      SE    SE      SE     W
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC B1 SC SC   SC B1 B1
POP 12HR          0       5     5       5     5       5    10      10     5

$$
IAZ049-071000-
MARSHALLTOWN-MARSHALL IA
42.11N  92.91W ELEV. 972 FT
228 PM CST FRI MAR 6 2015

DATE           03/06/15      SAT 03/07/15            SUN 03/08/15            MON
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      25          39          24          40          22
TEMP          38 35 31 28 27 29 33 37 38 32 28 23 23 25 28 37 40 35 31 26 27 22
DEWPT         23 26 21 21 23 26 29 30 30 27 26 22 23 25 28 30 30 30 26 23 22 21
RH            54 69 66 75 85 88 85 75 73 81 92 96100100100 75 67 82 81 88 81 96
WIND DIR      SW  W SW SW SW  W NW NW NW NW NW  W  W SW SW  W  W  W  W NW  W SW
WIND SPD      10  8  5  6  9 12 12 13 12  8  6  5  6  6  8  9  9  8  6  8  5  5
CLOUDS        CL SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                      5           5          10          20           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
SNOW                                            S  S  S  S
WIND CHILL    31 29 25 21 17 19 24 29 30 25 20 16 15 17 20 30 34 28 25 17 21 15
MIN CHILL        28    21    14    19    24    15    15    16    28    16    15


DATE           03/09/15  TUE 03/10/15  WED 03/11/15  THU 03/12/15  FRI 03/13/15
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MAX/MIN          44      31    53      34    55      34    53      35    57
TEMP          41 41 34   31 49 46 39   34 50 48 40   34 48 48 39   36 55 51
DEWPT         30 30 28   28 37 35 32   29 39 35 33   29 35 38 39   34 42 38
PWIND DIR        SW       S    SW       W     S      SE    SE      SE    SW
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   SC SC B1
POP 12HR          0       5     5       5     5       5    10      10     5

$$
IAZ086-071000-
OTTUMWA-WAPELLO IA
41.11N  92.45W ELEV. 836 FT
228 PM CST FRI MAR 6 2015

DATE           03/06/15      SAT 03/07/15            SUN 03/08/15            MON
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      29          45          25          45          26
TEMP          47 43 36 33 31 31 36 43 44 37 30 25 25 25 29 43 44 41 36 30 31 26
DEWPT         22 27 23 24 24 26 31 31 32 30 28 24 25 25 28 31 31 32 29 26 25 24
RH            37 53 59 69 75 81 82 62 62 75 92 96100100 96 62 60 70 75 85 78 92
WIND DIR       W SW SW SW SW  W  W NW NW NW NW NW  W SW  S SW SW  W  W NW NW NW
WIND SPD      10  9  6 10 10 12 12 12 11  9  6  5  5  6  5  6  6  8  8  5  5  5
CLOUDS        CL SC SC SC SC B1 SC FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR                      0           5          10           5           0
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
WIND CHILL          30 25 22 22 28 37 38 30 23 18 18 17 23          30 24 25 19
MIN CHILL        38    25    19    21    29    16    16    18    35    23    19


DATE           03/09/15  TUE 03/10/15  WED 03/11/15  THU 03/12/15  FRI 03/13/15
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MAX/MIN          48      32    58      37    61      38    58      38    62
TEMP          45 44 34   33 53 50 42   37 57 53 43   38 53 52 42   38 59 56
DEWPT         31 31 28   28 40 37 32   30 42 38 35   32 39 40 42   36 44 43
PWIND DIR        SW       S    SW      SW     S      SE    SE      SE     S
WIND CHAR        LT      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR          0       5     5       5     5       5    10       5     5

$$



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