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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
132 AM CDT TUE MAR 21 2017

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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MARCH 20 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         65    215 PM  74    1938  48     17       44
  MINIMUM         34    620 AM   2    1951  28      6       28
  AVERAGE         50                        38     12       36

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          0.66 2011   0.07  -0.07      T
  MONTH TO DATE    1.18                      1.20  -0.02     1.42
  SINCE MAR 1      1.18                      1.20  -0.02     1.42
  SINCE JAN 1      5.11                      3.02   2.09     3.19

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           4.5  1984   0.1   -0.1       T
  MONTH TO DATE   10.6                       3.3    7.3      2.9
  SINCE MAR 1     10.6                       3.3    7.3      2.9
  SINCE JUL 1     26.2                      32.2   -6.0     46.0
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       15                        27    -12       29
  MONTH TO DATE  655                       632     23      499
  SINCE MAR 1    655                       632     23      499
  SINCE JUL 1   5117                      6051   -934     5199

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        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    23   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (10)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    29   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     N (350)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    11.2


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.1


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    92           500 AM
 LOWEST     24           400 PM
 AVERAGE    58

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   48        83      1938
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   28        -5      1951


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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