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POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1036 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

IAZ060-242200-
DES MOINES-POLK IA
41.54N  93.65W ELEV. 924 FT
1036 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

DATE             SUN 07/24/16            MON 07/25/16            TUE 07/26/16
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      90          68          90          68          88
TEMP                   87 89 86 78 74 70 69 81 87 90 87 77 72 69 69 79 85 88 85
DEWPT                  72 70 69 68 66 65 64 67 66 66 67 67 66 65 64 68 68 68 67
RH                     61 54 57 71 76 84 84 63 50 45 52 71 81 87 84 69 57 52 55
WIND DIR                N  N  N  N  N NW  N NE NE  N NE  E SE  S  S  S  S SE SE
WIND SPD                9  9  8  4  4  4  4  3  4  4  4  2  3  3  3  4  5  5  5
CLOUDS                 FW SC SC B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                      5           5           0           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                                    C
TSTMS                                                                         C
HEAT INDEX             94 94
MAX HEAT               96    95    88          90    93    87          89    93


DATE          WED 07/27/16  THU 07/28/16  FRI 07/29/16  SAT 07/30/16
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          71    84      69    83      66    82      65    82
TEMP          73 71 82 82   73 70 81 81   70 68 80 79   70 66 80 80
DEWPT         66 66 71 72   70 68 70 70   67 65 68 67   66 64 67 67
PWIND DIR        SE    SE       E    NW       N     N       N     N
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 SC B1 B1   B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR         10    50      50    30      30    30      20    20
RAIN SHWRS     C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  S  S
TSTMS          C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  S  S

$$
IAZ039-242200-
WATERLOO/CEDAR FALLS-BLACK HAWK IA
42.55N  92.40W ELEV. 865 FT
1036 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

DATE             SUN 07/24/16            MON 07/25/16            TUE 07/26/16
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      86          64          85          65          85
TEMP                   84 85 82 72 68 65 65 78 84 85 83 73 69 66 67 77 83 85 82
DEWPT                  74 70 70 67 65 64 63 67 65 65 66 67 65 64 64 68 68 69 69
RH                     72 61 67 84 90 97 93 69 53 51 57 81 87 93 90 74 61 59 65
WIND DIR               NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  W SW SW SW SW  S  S
WIND SPD               10 10  9  4  4  4  3  4  5  6  4  2  3  2  2  3  3  4  3
CLOUDS                 FW FW SC SC SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                      5           5           0           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                                    S
TSTMS                                                                         S
HEAT INDEX             91 90
MAX HEAT               93    92                87    88    83          86    89


DATE          WED 07/27/16  THU 07/28/16  FRI 07/29/16  SAT 07/30/16
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          66    82      65    80      64    80      63    80
TEMP          70 67 80 79   69 66 78 78   67 66 78 77   67 64 78 77
DEWPT         66 66 69 70   68 66 68 68   65 64 67 67   65 63 66 66
PWIND DIR         S     E       E    NE       N    NE       N     N
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B2 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         10    50      60    40      30    40      20    20
RAIN SHWRS     S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  S  S
TSTMS          S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  S  S

$$
IAZ048-242200-
AMES-STORY IA
41.99N  93.62W ELEV. 936 FT
1036 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

DATE             SUN 07/24/16            MON 07/25/16            TUE 07/26/16
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      87          64          87          65          85
TEMP                   84 86 83 73 68 65 65 79 85 87 84 75 69 66 66 77 82 85 81
DEWPT                  70 68 69 68 66 64 64 67 66 65 67 67 66 65 64 68 68 69 68
RH                     63 55 63 84 93 97 97 67 53 48 57 76 90 97 93 74 63 59 65
WIND DIR                N  N  N NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  E SE  S  S  S  S SE SE
WIND SPD               10 10  8  4  4  4  3  3  4  5  4  2  2  3  3  4  4  6  5
CLOUDS                 FW SC SC SC SC SC FW CL FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW SC FW FW
POP 12HR                      5           5           0           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                                    C
TSTMS                                                                         C


DATE          WED 07/27/16  THU 07/28/16  FRI 07/29/16  SAT 07/30/16
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          68    82      67    81      64    80      63    81
TEMP          70 69 80 80   70 68 79 79   68 65 78 77   67 64 79 79
DEWPT         66 66 70 71   69 67 69 69   65 65 67 67   65 64 67 66
PWIND DIR        SE     E      NE    NW       N     N       N     N
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         20    50      60    30      30    30      20    20
RAIN SHWRS     C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  S  S
TSTMS          C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  S  S

$$
IAZ004-242200-
ESTHERVILLE-EMMET IA
43.40N  94.75W ELEV. 1315 FT
1036 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

DATE             SUN 07/24/16            MON 07/25/16            TUE 07/26/16
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      83          62          85          64          84
TEMP                   80 82 81 70 65 63 63 76 82 85 83 72 68 65 66 76 82 84 81
DEWPT                  62 63 65 65 62 61 61 64 64 64 66 66 64 63 63 67 67 68 68
RH                     54 53 58 84 90 93 93 66 55 50 57 81 87 93 90 74 61 59 65
WIND DIR               NW NW NW  W NW  W  W  W  W  W NW  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD               12 10  8  4  4  4  3  3  4  4  4  5  5  4  4  8 11 10  9
CLOUDS                 SC SC SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                                    C
TSTMS                                                                         C


DATE          WED 07/27/16  THU 07/28/16  FRI 07/29/16  SAT 07/30/16
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          67    79      63    78      62    78      61    79
TEMP          69 67 77 78   67 64 76 75   65 63 76 76   64 63 77 77
DEWPT         65 65 67 69   65 64 66 67   64 62 65 65   62 62 64 64
PWIND DIR         S    SE      NE     N      NE     N      SE    NW
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 SC B1 SC
POP 12HR         50    60      50    30      30    30      20    20
RAIN SHWRS     C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  S  S
TSTMS          C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  S  S

$$
IAZ035-242200-
FORT DODGE-WEBSTER IA
42.55N  94.18W ELEV. 1165 FT
1036 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

DATE             SUN 07/24/16            MON 07/25/16            TUE 07/26/16
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      86          63          86          65          85
TEMP                   83 85 83 72 68 65 64 78 84 86 84 73 69 66 66 77 83 85 82
DEWPT                  66 67 67 66 65 63 63 67 65 66 67 67 66 64 63 68 68 69 68
RH                     57 55 59 81 90 93 97 69 53 51 57 81 90 93 90 74 61 59 63
WIND DIR                N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD               10  9  6  3  3  3  3  3  4  4  3  3  3  3  2  5  8  8  8
CLOUDS                 FW SC SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR                      5           5           0           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                                    C
TSTMS                                                                         C


DATE          WED 07/27/16  THU 07/28/16  FRI 07/29/16  SAT 07/30/16
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          68    80      65    80      63    80      62    81
TEMP          71 69 78 78   69 66 78 78   67 64 78 77   66 64 78 79
DEWPT         66 66 69 71   67 65 68 68   64 63 67 67   64 63 66 66
PWIND DIR         S    SE       E     N      NE    NE       N     N
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR         40    60      50    30      30    30      20    20
RAIN SHWRS     C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  S  S
TSTMS          C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  S  S

$$
IAZ094-242200-
LAMONI-DECATUR IA
40.63N  93.90W ELEV. 1125 FT
1036 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

DATE             SUN 07/24/16            MON 07/25/16            TUE 07/26/16
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      90          67          87          67          88
TEMP                   89 89 85 77 73 70 69 79 85 87 85 75 71 69 68 79 85 88 85
DEWPT                  75 72 71 69 68 66 65 67 65 65 66 66 65 64 64 67 67 67 67
RH                     64 57 63 76 84 87 87 67 51 48 53 74 81 84 87 67 55 50 55
WIND DIR                N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD                9  9  9  5  6  5  6  6  6  6  6  4  4  4  4  6  5  6  5
CLOUDS                 SC SC B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 SC FW CL FW FW SC FW SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR                     20          20          10          10           5
QPF 12HR                   0.03        0.01           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS              S  S  S  S  S  S                                      C
TSTMS                   S  S  S  S  S  S                                      C
HEAT INDEX             99 96 90
MAX HEAT               99    99    88          87    90    84          88    91


DATE          WED 07/27/16  THU 07/28/16  FRI 07/29/16  SAT 07/30/16
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          70    86      69    84      66    82      65    82
TEMP          72 71 84 83   73 70 82 82   70 67 80 80   70 66 80 79
DEWPT         66 66 70 72   70 68 69 69   67 66 68 67   66 64 66 66
PWIND DIR        SE     S       S    NW       N     N       N     N
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 SC B1   B1 SC B1 B1
POP 12HR         20    50      60    40      30    30      20    20
RAIN SHWRS     C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  S  S
TSTMS          C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  S  S

$$
IAZ017-242200-
MASON CITY-CERRO GORDO IA
43.16N  93.33W ELEV. 1189 FT
1036 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

DATE             SUN 07/24/16            MON 07/25/16            TUE 07/26/16
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      84          62          84          63          84
TEMP                   82 83 81 69 66 63 64 77 82 84 82 70 67 64 64 77 82 84 81
DEWPT                  67 67 67 66 63 62 62 65 64 64 66 67 64 63 63 68 68 69 69
RH                     61 59 63 90 90 97 93 67 55 51 58 90 90 97 97 74 63 61 67
WIND DIR               NW NW NW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW SW SW SW  S SW SW  S  S
WIND SPD               11 11  9  4  4  4  3  4  5  6  5  2  3  3  3  4  6  6  5
CLOUDS                 FW SC SC SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                                    C
TSTMS                                                                         C


DATE          WED 07/27/16  THU 07/28/16  FRI 07/29/16  SAT 07/30/16
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          66    79      64    78      63    79      61    79
TEMP          69 67 77 77   68 65 76 76   66 64 77 76   65 63 77 77
DEWPT         66 65 68 69   66 65 68 68   64 63 66 67   63 62 66 65
PWIND DIR         S     E       E     N      NE    NE       N     N
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR         20    50      50    40      20    40      20    20
RAIN SHWRS     C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  S  S
TSTMS          C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  S  S

$$
IAZ049-242200-
MARSHALLTOWN-MARSHALL IA
42.11N  92.91W ELEV. 972 FT
1036 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

DATE             SUN 07/24/16            MON 07/25/16            TUE 07/26/16
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      86          64          85          64          84
TEMP                   85 86 83 72 68 65 65 78 83 85 83 72 68 66 65 76 81 84 81
DEWPT                  73 70 70 68 66 64 63 67 66 66 67 68 66 64 64 68 68 69 69
RH                     67 59 65 87 93 97 93 69 57 53 59 87 93 93 97 76 65 61 67
WIND DIR               NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N NW  N NE  S SW  S  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD               11 10  8  5  4  4  3  4  5  6  4  3  2  3  3  3  3  4  4
CLOUDS                 FW FW SC SC SC SC FW CL FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR                      5           5           0           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                                    S
TSTMS                                                                         S
HEAT INDEX             91 91
MAX HEAT               92    92                86    88    83          84    88


DATE          WED 07/27/16  THU 07/28/16  FRI 07/29/16  SAT 07/30/16
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          67    82      66    79      64    79      63    80
TEMP          69 68 81 79   69 67 78 77   67 65 77 77   67 64 78 77
DEWPT         66 65 70 72   68 67 70 69   64 64 68 68   65 63 67 67
PWIND DIR         S    SE       E    NW       N     N       N     N
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 SC SC B1
POP 12HR         10    50      50    30      30    30      20    20
RAIN SHWRS     S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  S  S
TSTMS          S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  S  S

$$
IAZ086-242200-
OTTUMWA-WAPELLO IA
41.11N  92.45W ELEV. 836 FT
1036 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

DATE             SUN 07/24/16            MON 07/25/16            TUE 07/26/16
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      90          67          86          66          87
TEMP                   88 89 85 75 71 68 67 79 85 86 83 74 70 67 68 79 85 87 84
DEWPT                  76 74 72 70 67 66 65 67 66 65 67 67 65 64 64 67 67 67 67
RH                     68 61 65 84 87 93 93 67 53 50 59 79 84 90 87 67 55 52 57
WIND DIR               NW NW  N  N  N  N  N NE  N  N  N NE NE  E  E SE SE  E  E
WIND SPD                9  9  9  5  5  5  5  5  6  6  5  4  3  4  4  4  4  4  5
CLOUDS                 SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                     20          10           5           5           0
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                 S     S  S                                         S
TSTMS                      S     S  S                                         S
HEAT INDEX             99 98 91
MAX HEAT              100   102    86          88    89    83          88    91


DATE          WED 07/27/16  THU 07/28/16  FRI 07/29/16  SAT 07/30/16
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          69    85      68    83      66    81      64    82
TEMP          72 70 84 81   72 69 81 81   69 67 79 79   68 65 79 79
DEWPT         66 66 69 72   70 68 70 70   67 66 68 68   66 64 67 67
PWIND DIR        SE     S      SE     W       N     N       N     N
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC B1 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC B1 SC
POP 12HR         10    50      50    40      30    30      20    20
RAIN SHWRS     S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  S  S
TSTMS          S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  S  S

$$



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