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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
527 PM CST SAT JAN 17 2015


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR JANUARY 17 2015...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 TO 2015


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         42    222 PM  54    1996  27     15       15
  MINIMUM         36   1205 AM -28    1977   9     27        2
  AVERAGE         39                        18     21        9

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          0.37 1996   0.03  -0.03      T
  MONTH TO DATE    0.52                      0.45   0.07     0.22
  SINCE DEC 1      2.16                      1.65   0.51     1.16
  SINCE JAN 1      0.52                      0.45   0.07     0.22

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           4.1  2011   0.3   -0.3       T
                                      2008
  MONTH TO DATE    7.5                       4.3    3.2      1.1
  SINCE DEC 1      8.0                      14.2   -6.2     19.0
  SINCE JUL 1     13.4                      17.6   -4.2     24.9
  SNOW DEPTH       2

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           26                        47    -21       56
  MONTH TO DATE  888                       795     93      917
  SINCE DEC 1   2028                      2123    -95     2465
  SINCE JUL 1   3777                      3606    171     4071

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         0      0        0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    21   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     W (280)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    28   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     W (280)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    11.9


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.4


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    82          1200 AM
 LOWEST     70           500 AM
 AVERAGE    76

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   27        53      1944
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)    9       -28      1930


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
JANUARY 17 2015.......SUNRISE   736 AM CST   SUNSET   504 PM CST
JANUARY 18 2015.......SUNRISE   735 AM CST   SUNSET   505 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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