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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
526 PM CDT WED MAY 18 2016


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 18 2016...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

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)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         69    323 PM  98    1934  73     -4       58
  MINIMUM         37    538 AM  32    2002  50    -13       40
  AVERAGE         53                        61     -8       49

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          1.92 1902   0.15  -0.15     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    0.84                      2.56  -1.72     2.54
  SINCE MAR 1      6.32                      8.33  -2.01     6.50
  SINCE JAN 1      8.04                     10.15  -2.11     8.53

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 MAR 1      2.9                       6.4   -3.5      0.7
  SINCE JUL 1     46.0                      35.3   10.7     29.2
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           12                         5      7       16
  MONTH TO DATE  194                       138     56       96
  SINCE MAR 1   1413                      1535   -122     1459
  SINCE JUL 1   6112                      6954   -842     7220

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         2     -2        0
  MONTH TO DATE    4                        20    -16       25
  SINCE MAR 1      7                        28    -21       25
  SINCE JAN 1      7                        28    -21       25
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    12   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (160)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    15   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SE (140)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     2.4


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.0


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    92           400 AM
 LOWEST     24           100 PM
 AVERAGE    58

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   73        98      1934
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   50        29      1929


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 18 2016...........SUNRISE   544 AM CDT   SUNSET   828 PM CDT
MAY 19 2016...........SUNRISE   543 AM CDT   SUNSET   829 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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