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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
126 AM CDT MON MAY 15 2017


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 14 2017...

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)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         83    428 PM  96    2013  71     12       54
  MINIMUM         52    441 AM  28    1895  48      4       37
  AVERAGE         68                        60      8       46

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          1.06 1896   0.14  -0.14     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    0.95                      1.97  -1.02     0.83
  SINCE MAR 1      6.52                      7.74  -1.22     6.31
  SINCE JAN 1     10.45                      9.56   0.89     8.08

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0          MM      MM   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE MAR 1     10.6                       6.4    4.2      2.9
  SINCE JUL 1     26.2                      35.3   -9.1     46.0
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                         6     -6       19
  MONTH TO DATE  125                       115     10      149
  SINCE MAR 1   1454                      1512    -58     1368
  SINCE JUL 1   5916                      6931  -1015     6068

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        3                         1      2        0
  MONTH TO DATE    6                        14     -8        4
  SINCE MAR 1     12                        22    -10        7
  SINCE JAN 1     12                        22    -10        7
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    18   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (200)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    24   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SW (220)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    10.0


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.1


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    83           500 AM
 LOWEST     34           500 PM
 AVERAGE    59

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   72        92      2001
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   49        32      2016
                                             2004


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 15 2017...........SUNRISE   547 AM CDT   SUNSET   825 PM CDT
MAY 16 2017...........SUNRISE   546 AM CDT   SUNSET   826 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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