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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
526 PM CDT SAT APR 12 2014


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 12 2014...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 TO 2014


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         83    329 PM  87    1925  59     24       38
  MINIMUM         49    612 AM  18    1940  36     13       32
                                      1939
  AVERAGE         66                        47     19       35

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.02          2.03 1991   0.12  -0.10      T
  MONTH TO DATE    0.93                      1.26  -0.33     2.57
  SINCE MAR 1      2.43                      3.32  -0.89     5.14
  SINCE JAN 1      5.06                      5.14  -0.08     8.22

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           2.8  1997   0.1   -0.1       T
  MONTH TO DATE    T                         1.1   -1.1       T
  SINCE MAR 1      5.8                       5.7    0.1     11.2
  SINCE JUL 1     57.6                      34.6   23.0     48.3
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY            0                        18    -18       30
  MONTH TO DATE  236                       240     -4      290
  SINCE MAR 1   1368                      1146    222     1473
  SINCE JUL 1   7776                      6565   1211     6683

 COOLING
  TODAY            1                         0      1        0
  MONTH TO DATE    1                         0      1        0
  SINCE MAR 1      1                         0      1        0
  SINCE JAN 1      1                         0      1        0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    29   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (190)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    35   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (180)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    14.3


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.3


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    77           600 AM
 LOWEST     37           300 PM
 AVERAGE    57

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   60        88      1916
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   36        18      1950


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL 12 2014.........SUNRISE   633 AM CDT   SUNSET   748 PM CDT
APRIL 13 2014.........SUNRISE   632 AM CDT   SUNSET   749 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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