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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
533 PM CDT TUE MAY 19 2015


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 19 2015...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 TO 2015


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         57    359 PM  98    1934  73    -16       75
  MINIMUM         39    505 AM  29    1929  50    -11       54
  AVERAGE         48                        62    -14       65

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          1.85 2013   0.15  -0.15      T
  MONTH TO DATE    2.54                      2.71  -0.17     2.15
  SINCE MAR 1      6.50                      8.48  -1.98    10.89
  SINCE JAN 1      8.54                     10.30  -1.76    13.52

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 MAR 1      0.7                       6.4   -5.7      6.2
  SINCE JUL 1     29.2                      35.3   -6.1     57.1
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           17                         5     12        0
  MONTH TO DATE  113                       143    -30      199
  SINCE MAR 1   1476                      1540    -64     1899
  SINCE JUL 1   7237                      6959    278     8307

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         2     -2        0
  MONTH TO DATE   25                        22      3        8
  SINCE MAR 1     25                        30     -5       10
  SINCE JAN 1     25                        30     -5       10
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    20   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (330)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    25   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     N (360)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    12.3


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.5


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    79           400 AM
 LOWEST     47           300 PM
 AVERAGE    63

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


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 19 2015...........SUNRISE   544 AM CDT   SUNSET   829 PM CDT
MAY 20 2015...........SUNRISE   543 AM CDT   SUNSET   830 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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