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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
152 AM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 30 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         47    426 PM  92    1910  67    -20       68
  MINIMUM         44   1159 PM  26    1956  43      1       33
  AVERAGE         46                        55     -9       51

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.80          2.33 1997   0.15   0.65     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    2.60                      3.71  -1.11     3.36
  SINCE MAR 1      5.48                      5.77  -0.29     3.96
  SINCE JAN 1      7.20                      7.59  -0.39     5.99

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           0.4  1997   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    T                         1.8   -1.8       T
  SINCE MAR 1      2.9                       6.4   -3.5      0.7
  SINCE JUL 1     46.0                      35.3   10.7     29.2
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       19                        11      8       14
  MONTH TO DATE  473                       492    -19      454
  SINCE MAR 1   1219                      1397   -178     1363
  SINCE JUL 1   5918                      6816   -898     7124

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    3                         8     -5        0
  SINCE MAR 1      3                         8     -5        0
  SINCE JAN 1      3                         8     -5        0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    29   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NE (60)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    36   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NE (60)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    18.2

SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9

WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  RAIN
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG

RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    93          1200 PM
 LOWEST     83           100 AM
 AVERAGE    88
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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   67        89      1992
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   44        27      1918

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY  1 2016...........SUNRISE   604 AM CDT   SUNSET   810 PM CDT
MAY  2 2016...........SUNRISE   602 AM CDT   SUNSET   811 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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