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CLIALO

CLIMATE REPORT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA

525 PM CDT MON APR 7 2014


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 7 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         60    253 PM  79    1925  57      3       61
  MINIMUM         34    449 AM  12    1972  34      0       35
  AVERAGE         47                        45      2       48

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            T             1.22 1929   0.11  -0.11      T
  MONTH TO DATE    0.89                      0.69   0.20      T
  SINCE MAR 1      2.39                      2.75  -0.36     2.57
  SINCE JAN 1      5.02                      4.57   0.45     5.65

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           7.2  2003   0.1   -0.1      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    T                         0.7   -0.7      0.0
  SINCE MAR 1      5.8                       5.3    0.5     11.2
  SINCE JUL 1     57.6                      34.2   23.4     48.3
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           18                        20     -2       17
  MONTH TO DATE  173                       147     26      181
  SINCE MAR 1   1305                      1053    252     1364
  SINCE JUL 1   7713                      6472   1241     6574

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE MAR 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         0      0        0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    20   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (340)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    24   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (330)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     4.0


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.8


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           400 AM
 LOWEST     47           300 PM
 AVERAGE    74

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   57        87      1931
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   34         9      1972


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL  7 2014.........SUNRISE   642 AM CDT   SUNSET   742 PM CDT
APRIL  8 2014.........SUNRISE   640 AM CDT   SUNSET   744 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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