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CLIALO

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
527 PM CDT FRI OCT 17 2014


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR OCTOBER 17 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         56   1059 AM  86    1910  62     -6       60
  MINIMUM         48    127 AM  21    1943  38     10       39
  AVERAGE         52                        50      2       50

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          2.15 1898   0.08  -0.08     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    3.14                      1.40   1.74     1.29
  SINCE SEP 1      4.80                      4.03   0.77     2.77
  SINCE JAN 1     32.09                     30.31   1.78    36.99

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           T    2002   0.0    0.0      0.0
                                      1990
  MONTH TO DATE    T                         0.1   -0.1      0.0
  SINCE SEP 1      T                         0.1   -0.1      0.0
  SINCE JUL 1      T                         0.1   -0.1      0.0
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           13                        15     -2       15
  MONTH TO DATE  249                       214     35      145
  SINCE SEP 1    400                       352     48      247
  SINCE JUL 1    417                       372     45      267

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         8     -8        8
  SINCE SEP 1     51                        86    -35      141
  SINCE JAN 1    658                       798   -140      837
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    26   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (310)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    38   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (320)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    15.3


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.6


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    77           100 AM
 LOWEST     61          1100 AM
 AVERAGE    69

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   61        87      1950
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   38        18      1952


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
OCTOBER 17 2014.......SUNRISE   725 AM CDT   SUNSET   624 PM CDT
OCTOBER 18 2014.......SUNRISE   726 AM CDT   SUNSET   623 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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