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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
528 PM CST TUE DEC 16 2014


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR DECEMBER 16 2014...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 TO 2014


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         44   1202 AM  63    1939  30     14       20
  MINIMUM         19    459 PM -20    1932  13      6        9
  AVERAGE         32                        22     10       15

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.09          0.90 1940   0.03   0.06      T
  MONTH TO DATE    0.88                      0.71   0.17     0.38
  SINCE DEC 1      0.88                      0.71   0.17     0.38
  SINCE JAN 1     34.13                     34.11   0.02    40.25

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           9.0  1940   0.3   -0.3       T
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       5.2   -5.2      7.3
  SINCE DEC 1      0.0                       5.2   -5.2      7.3
  SINCE JUL 1      5.4                       8.6   -3.2     13.2
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           33                        43    -10       50
  MONTH TO DATE  546                       650   -104      792
  SINCE DEC 1    546                       650   -104      792
  SINCE JUL 1   2295                      2133    162     2398

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1    658                       799   -141      837
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    30   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (320)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    37   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (310)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    21.1


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100          1200 AM
 LOWEST     77           500 PM
 AVERAGE    89

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   30        58      1939
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   13       -16      1914


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
DECEMBER 16 2014......SUNRISE   733 AM CST   SUNSET   437 PM CST
DECEMBER 17 2014......SUNRISE   734 AM CST   SUNSET   438 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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