Climatological Report (Daily)
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
455
CDUS43 KDMX 312332 RRA
CLIALO

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
530 PM CST SUN JAN 31 2016


...................................

...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR JANUARY 31 2016...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

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
..................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         39    344 PM  57    1989  28     11       38
  MINIMUM         28    400 AM -27    1918  10     18       22
  AVERAGE         34                        19     15       30

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          0.36 2002   0.03  -0.03     0.36
  MONTH TO DATE    0.78                      0.83  -0.05     1.00
  SINCE DEC 1      6.70                      2.03   4.67     2.64
  SINCE JAN 1      0.78                      0.83  -0.05     1.00

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           4.2  2002   0.3   -0.3      2.0
  MONTH TO DATE    3.5                       8.2   -4.7     10.7
  SINCE DEC 1     17.5                      18.1   -0.6     11.2
  SINCE JUL 1     30.2                      21.5    8.7     16.6
  SNOW DEPTH       2

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           31                        46    -15       35
  MONTH TO DATE 1426                      1446    -20     1366
  SINCE DEC 1   2382                      2771   -389     2506
  SINCE JUL 1   3597                      4254   -657     4255

 COOLING
  TODAY            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
..................................................................


WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    15   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (300)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    20   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (310)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     7.2


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.6


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           400 AM
 LOWEST     70           200 PM
 AVERAGE    85

..........................................................


THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   29        52      1911
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   10       -30      1918


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
JANUARY 31 2016.......SUNRISE   725 AM CST   SUNSET   521 PM CST
FEBRUARY  1 2016......SUNRISE   724 AM CST   SUNSET   523 PM CST


-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.

$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.