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CLIALO

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
527 PM CDT SAT OCT 14 2017

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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR OCTOBER 14 2017...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 TO 2017


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         62    359 PM  90    1897  63     -1       66
  MINIMUM         55    405 AM  20    1937  39     16       36
                                      1917
  AVERAGE         59                        51      8       51

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.92          2.13 2012   0.08   0.84     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    4.17                      1.17   3.00     0.30
  SINCE SEP 1      4.96                      3.80   1.16     7.62
  SINCE JAN 1     27.64                     30.08  -2.44    36.31

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 SEP 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            6                        14     -8       14
  MONTH TO DATE   90                       169    -79      116
  SINCE SEP 1    169                       307   -138      159
  SINCE JUL 1    186                       327   -141      164

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE   10                         8      2        3
  SINCE SEP 1    129                        86     43      107
  SINCE JAN 1    720                       798    -78      860
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    22   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     E (80)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    26   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     E (80)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     9.7


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  THUNDERSTORM
  HEAVY RAIN
  RAIN
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           600 AM
 LOWEST     86          1200 AM
 AVERAGE    93

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   62        85      1963
                                             1953
                                             1899
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   39        21      1937


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
OCTOBER 14 2017.......SUNRISE   722 AM CDT   SUNSET   629 PM CDT
OCTOBER 15 2017.......SUNRISE   723 AM CDT   SUNSET   627 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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