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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
530 PM CDT FRI APR 18 2014


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 18 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         60    359 PM  92    1994  62     -2       43
  MINIMUM         24    527 AM  20    1983  38    -14       33
  AVERAGE         42                        50     -8       38

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          2.29 2008   0.14  -0.14     0.41
  MONTH TO DATE    4.70                      2.04   2.66     5.59
  SINCE MAR 1      6.20                      4.10   2.10     8.16
  SINCE JAN 1      8.83                      5.92   2.91    11.24

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           T    2011   0.1   -0.1      0.0
                                      1989
  MONTH TO DATE    0.4                       1.5   -1.1       T
  SINCE MAR 1      6.2                       6.1    0.1     11.2
  SINCE JUL 1     58.0                      35.0   23.0     48.3
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           23                        15      8       27
  MONTH TO DATE  391                       338     53      429
  SINCE MAR 1   1523                      1244    279     1612
  SINCE JUL 1   7931                      6663   1268     6822

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    1                         0      1        0
  SINCE MAR 1      1                         0      1        0
  SINCE JAN 1      1                         0      1        0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    14   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (160)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    18   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     E (110)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     4.1


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.0


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  FOG
  HAZE


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           600 AM
 LOWEST     28           400 PM
 AVERAGE    64

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   62        87      1985
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   39        20      1988


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL 18 2014.........SUNRISE   624 AM CDT   SUNSET   755 PM CDT
APRIL 19 2014.........SUNRISE   622 AM CDT   SUNSET   756 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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