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CLIALO

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
526 PM CDT SAT OCT 18 2014


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR OCTOBER 18 2014...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 TO 2014


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         58    341 PM  87    1950  61     -3       53
  MINIMUM         39    418 AM  18    1952  38      1       36
  AVERAGE         49                        50     -1       45

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          0.84 1985   0.08  -0.08     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    3.14                      1.48   1.66     1.29
  SINCE SEP 1      4.80                      4.11   0.69     2.77
  SINCE JAN 1     32.09                     30.39   1.70    36.99

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           1.2  1991   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    T                         0.1   -0.1      0.0
  SINCE SEP 1      T                         0.1   -0.1      0.0
  SINCE JUL 1      T                         0.1   -0.1      0.0
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           16                        16      0       20
  MONTH TO DATE  266                       230     36      165
  SINCE SEP 1    417                       368     49      267
  SINCE JUL 1    434                       388     46      287

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         8     -8        8
  SINCE SEP 1     51                        86    -35      141
  SINCE JAN 1    658                       798   -140      837
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    20   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (360)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    24   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     N (350)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    10.0


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.4


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  LIGHT RAIN


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    92           400 AM
 LOWEST     47           300 PM
 AVERAGE    70

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   61        84      1910
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   38        14      1972


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
OCTOBER 18 2014.......SUNRISE   726 AM CDT   SUNSET   623 PM CDT
OCTOBER 19 2014.......SUNRISE   727 AM CDT   SUNSET   621 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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