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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1245 AM CST FRI FEB 5 2016

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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR FEBRUARY 4 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 TO 2016


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         27    420 PM  54    1964  29     -2       16
  MINIMUM         -4    455 AM -25    1996  11    -15       -4
  AVERAGE         12                        20     -8        6

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.02          1.24 1986   0.03  -0.01      T
  MONTH TO DATE    0.67                      0.12   0.55     0.58
  SINCE DEC 1      7.37                      2.15   5.22     3.22
  SINCE JAN 1      1.45                      0.95   0.50     1.58

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.5           9.0  1903   0.3    0.2       T
  MONTH TO DATE    7.7                       1.2    6.5      6.7
  SINCE DEC 1     25.2                      19.3    5.9     17.9
  SINCE JUL 1     37.9                      22.7   15.2     23.3
  SNOW DEPTH       6

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       53                        45      8       59
  MONTH TO DATE  164                       181    -17      229
  SINCE DEC 1   2546                      2952   -406     2735
  SINCE JUL 1   3761                      4435   -674     4484

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE DEC 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    NW (330)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    23   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (330)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     8.4


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.6


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  LIGHT SNOW
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    95           500 AM
 LOWEST     68          1200 PM
 AVERAGE    82

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   29        56      1946
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   11       -27      1936


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
FEBRUARY  5 2016......SUNRISE   720 AM CST   SUNSET   528 PM CST
FEBRUARY  6 2016......SUNRISE   719 AM CST   SUNSET   529 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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