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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
137 AM CDT FRI MAY 20 2016

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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 19 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         72    418 PM  98    1934  73     -1       57
  MINIMUM         39    500 AM  29    1929  50    -11       39
  AVERAGE         56                        62     -6       48

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          1.85 2013   0.15  -0.15     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    0.84                      2.71  -1.87     2.54
  SINCE MAR 1      6.32                      8.48  -2.16     6.50
  SINCE JAN 1      8.04                     10.30  -2.26     8.53

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      2.9                       6.4   -3.5      0.7
  SINCE JUL 1     46.0                      35.3   10.7     29.2
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        9                         5      4       17
  MONTH TO DATE  203                       143     60      113
  SINCE MAR 1   1422                      1540   -118     1476
  SINCE JUL 1   6121                      6959   -838     7237

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         2     -2        0
  MONTH TO DATE    4                        22    -18       25
  SINCE MAR 1      7                        30    -23       25
  SINCE JAN 1      7                        30    -23       25
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    18   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (160)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    22   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (160)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     5.8


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    82           600 AM
 LOWEST     22           500 PM
 AVERAGE    52

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   73        97      1934
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   51        31      1954
                                             1924


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 20 2016...........SUNRISE   542 AM CDT   SUNSET   830 PM CDT
MAY 21 2016...........SUNRISE   542 AM CDT   SUNSET   831 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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