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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
526 PM CDT THU APR 27 2017


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 27 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         41    354 PM  89    1981  66    -25       48
  MINIMUM         34    725 AM  24    1928  42     -8       43
  AVERAGE         38                        54    -16       46

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          0.98 2002   0.14  -0.14     0.47
  MONTH TO DATE    2.48                      3.27  -0.79     1.65
  SINCE MAR 1      4.54                      5.33  -0.79     4.53
  SINCE JAN 1      8.47                      7.15   1.32     6.30

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           T    1979   0.1   -0.1      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       1.8   -1.8       T
  SINCE MAR 1     10.6                       6.4    4.2      2.9
  SINCE JUL 1     26.2                      35.3   -9.1     46.0
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           27                        12     15       19
  MONTH TO DATE  336                       459   -123      417
  SINCE MAR 1   1253                      1365   -112     1163
  SINCE JUL 1   5715                      6784  -1069     5863

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    6                         0      6        3
  SINCE MAR 1      6                         0      6        3
  SINCE JAN 1      6                         0      6        3
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    21   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     W (270)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    25   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     W (280)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    14.4


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    96           700 AM
 LOWEST     60           400 PM
 AVERAGE    78

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   66        89      1970
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   42        25      1950


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL 27 2017.........SUNRISE   610 AM CDT   SUNSET   805 PM CDT
APRIL 28 2017.........SUNRISE   608 AM CDT   SUNSET   807 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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