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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
137 AM CDT WED APR 20 2016


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 19 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         61   1245 AM  87    1985  62     -1       62
  MINIMUM         47   1159 PM  20    1988  39      8       46
  AVERAGE         54                        50      4       54

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.29          1.93 2000   0.13   0.16     0.83
  MONTH TO DATE    0.92                      2.17  -1.25     2.73
  SINCE MAR 1      3.80                      4.23  -0.43     3.33
  SINCE JAN 1      5.52                      6.05  -0.53     5.36

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           T    2013   0.0    0.0      0.0
                                      1953
  MONTH TO DATE    T                         1.5   -1.5       T
  SINCE MAR 1      2.9                       6.1   -3.2      0.7
  SINCE JUL 1     46.0                      35.0   11.0     29.2
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       11                        15     -4       11
  MONTH TO DATE  340                       353    -13      258
  SINCE MAR 1   1086                      1259   -173     1167
  SINCE JUL 1   5785                      6678   -893     6928

 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    16   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     E (100)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    20   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     E (100)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     8.7


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG
  HAZE


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           600 AM
 LOWEST     78          1200 AM
 AVERAGE    89

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   63        89      1987
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   39        24      1956


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL 20 2016.........SUNRISE   620 AM CDT   SUNSET   758 PM CDT
APRIL 21 2016.........SUNRISE   618 AM CDT   SUNSET   759 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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