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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
133 AM CDT THU APR 20 2017

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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 19 2017...

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)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         67    951 PM  87    1985  62      5       61
  MINIMUM         45    454 AM  20    1988  39      6       47
  AVERAGE         56                        50      6       54

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.53          1.93 2000   0.13   0.40     0.29
  MONTH TO DATE    2.44                      2.17   0.27     0.92
  SINCE MAR 1      4.50                      4.23   0.27     3.80
  SINCE JAN 1      8.43                      6.05   2.38     5.57

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           T    2013   0.0    0.0      0.0
                                      1953
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       1.5   -1.5       T
  SINCE MAR 1     10.6                       6.1    4.5      2.9
  SINCE JUL 1     26.2                      35.0   -8.8     46.0
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        9                        15     -6       11
  MONTH TO DATE  233                       353   -120      340
  SINCE MAR 1   1150                      1259   -109     1086
  SINCE JUL 1   5612                      6678  -1066     5786

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    6                         0      6        0
  SINCE MAR 1      6                         0      6        0
  SINCE JAN 1      6                         0      6        0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    26   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SE (130)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    37   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SE (130)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    12.2


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.4


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    92           500 AM
 LOWEST     60           300 PM
 AVERAGE    76

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   63        89      1987
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   39        24      1956


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL 20 2017.........SUNRISE   620 AM CDT   SUNSET   758 PM CDT
APRIL 21 2017.........SUNRISE   619 AM CDT   SUNSET   759 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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