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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1258 AM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR DECEMBER 5 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 TO 2016


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         34    646 PM  67    2001  35     -1       48
  MINIMUM         29    341 AM -16    2005  17     12       33
  AVERAGE         32                        26      6       41

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          1.68 1982   0.04  -0.04     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    0.54                      0.24   0.30     0.06
  SINCE DEC 1      0.54                      0.24   0.30     0.06
  SINCE JAN 1     40.51                     33.64   6.87    33.11

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           5.3  1925   0.3   -0.3      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    2.6                       1.5    1.1      0.2
  SINCE DEC 1      2.6                       1.5    1.1      0.2
  SINCE JUL 1      2.6                       4.9   -2.3     12.9
  SNOW DEPTH       3

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       33                        39     -6       24
  MONTH TO DATE  156                       191    -35      151
  SINCE DEC 1    156                       191    -35      151
  SINCE JUL 1   1145                      1674   -529     1366

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1    869                       799     70      746
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    22   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SE (150)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    28   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (160)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    12.8


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.8


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  FOG
  FOG W/VISIBILITY <= 1/4 MILE


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           300 AM
 LOWEST     89           200 PM
 AVERAGE    95

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   34        60      1951
                                             1939
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   16       -14      2005


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
DECEMBER  6 2016......SUNRISE   725 AM CST   SUNSET   436 PM CST
DECEMBER  7 2016......SUNRISE   726 AM CST   SUNSET   436 PM CST


-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.




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