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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
538 PM CDT FRI OCT 6 2017


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR OCTOBER 6 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         65    359 PM  95    1963  66     -1       72
  MINIMUM         55    644 AM  18    1935  42     13       51
  AVERAGE         60                        54      6       62

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.25          0.74 1974   0.09   0.16     0.01
  MONTH TO DATE    0.47                      0.54  -0.07     0.05
  SINCE SEP 1      1.26                      3.17  -1.91     7.37
  SINCE JAN 1     23.94                     29.45  -5.51    36.06

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            5                        12     -7        3
  MONTH TO DATE   20                        64    -44       16
  SINCE SEP 1     99                       202   -103       59
  SINCE JUL 1    116                       222   -106       64

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE   10                         6      4        2
  SINCE SEP 1    129                        84     45      106
  SINCE JAN 1    720                       796    -76      859
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    18   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     E (110)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    22   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     E (110)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     7.7


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           300 AM
 LOWEST     86          1200 AM
 AVERAGE    93

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   66        87      1997
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   41        24      2012
                                             1988


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
OCTOBER  6 2017.......SUNRISE   713 AM CDT   SUNSET   642 PM CDT
OCTOBER  7 2017.......SUNRISE   714 AM CDT   SUNSET   640 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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