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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
530 PM CDT FRI AUG 28 2015


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 28 2015...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 TO 2015


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         65    101 AM  98    1926  81    -16       72
  MINIMUM         61   1103 AM  39    1935  58      3       62
  AVERAGE         63                        70     -7       67

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            3.37R         2.30 1936   0.12   3.25     0.16
  MONTH TO DATE    4.78                      3.90   0.88     1.36
  SINCE JUN 1     13.60                     13.79  -0.19    12.13
  SINCE JAN 1     24.47                     25.91  -1.44    26.16

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0          MM      MM   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE JUN 1      0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE JUL 1      0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY            2                         1      1        0
  MONTH TO DATE   20                        11      9        0
  SINCE JUN 1     43                        41      2       24
  SINCE JUL 1     31                        15     16       17

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         5     -5        2
  MONTH TO DATE  139                       193    -54      197
  SINCE JUN 1    521                       641   -120      516
  SINCE JAN 1    568                       697   -129      583
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    29   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     E (110)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    38   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     E (110)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     9.7


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.8


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           700 AM
 LOWEST     78           100 AM
 AVERAGE    89

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   81        98      1984
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   58        37      1946


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 28 2015........SUNRISE   630 AM CDT   SUNSET   751 PM CDT
AUGUST 29 2015........SUNRISE   631 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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