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CLIALO

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
541 PM CDT TUE MAR 21 2017


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MARCH 21 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         49    245 PM  83    1938  48      1       56
  MINIMUM         32    312 AM  -5    1951  28      4       22
  AVERAGE         41                        38      3       39

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          0.50 1993   0.07  -0.07     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    1.18                      1.27  -0.09     1.42
  SINCE MAR 1      1.18                      1.27  -0.09     1.42
  SINCE JAN 1      5.11                      3.09   2.02     3.19

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           6.0  1912   0.1   -0.1      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE   10.6                       3.4    7.2      2.9
  SINCE MAR 1     10.6                       3.4    7.2      2.9
  SINCE JUL 1     26.2                      32.3   -6.1     46.0
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           24                        27     -3       26
  MONTH TO DATE  679                       659     20      525
  SINCE MAR 1    679                       659     20      525
  SINCE JUL 1   5141                      6078   -937     5225

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE MAR 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         0      0        0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    20   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (350)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    25   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (330)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    10.4


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.2


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    82           200 AM
 LOWEST     29           300 PM
 AVERAGE    56

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   49        81      1907
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   28         5      1940


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MARCH 21 2017.........SUNRISE   711 AM CDT   SUNSET   723 PM CDT
MARCH 22 2017.........SUNRISE   709 AM CDT   SUNSET   725 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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