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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
527 PM CDT THU AUG 18 2016


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 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         89    245 PM 110    1936  82      7       69
  MINIMUM         64    437 AM  43    2012  60      4       60
                                      1977
  AVERAGE         77                        71      6       65

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          1.91 1954   0.15  -0.15     0.59
  MONTH TO DATE    3.35                      2.59   0.76     1.09
  SINCE JUN 1     16.33                     12.48   3.85     9.91
  SINCE JAN 1     26.77                     24.60   2.17    20.77

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 JUN 1      0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE JUL 1      0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY            0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         1     -1        0
  SINCE JUN 1      6                        31    -25       23
  SINCE JUL 1      2                         5     -3       11

 COOLING
  TODAY           12                         7      5        0
  MONTH TO DATE  165                       132     33      127
  SINCE JUN 1    632                       580     52      508
  SINCE JAN 1    695                       636     59      555
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    17   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (170)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    23   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (180)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     5.8


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.3


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           200 AM
 LOWEST     59           300 PM
 AVERAGE    80

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   82       100      1983
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   60        42      1963


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 18 2016........SUNRISE   620 AM CDT   SUNSET   806 PM CDT
AUGUST 19 2016........SUNRISE   621 AM CDT   SUNSET   804 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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