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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
533 PM CST WED FEB 3 2016


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR FEBRUARY 3 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
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         33   1207 AM  54    1934  29      4       18
                                      1928
  MINIMUM         17    459 PM -31    1996  11      6       -5
  AVERAGE         25                        20      5        7

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.30R         0.13 2003   0.03   0.27     0.03
  MONTH TO DATE    0.65                      0.09   0.56     0.58
  SINCE DEC 1      7.35                      2.12   5.23     3.22
  SINCE JAN 1      1.43                      0.92   0.51     1.58

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            3.7           3.2  2003   0.3   MM        0.4
  MONTH TO DATE    3.5                       0.9    2.6      6.7
  SINCE DEC 1     21.0                      19.0    2.0     17.9
  SINCE JUL 1     33.7                      22.4   11.3     23.3
  SNOW DEPTH       8

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           40                        45     -5       58
  MONTH TO DATE  106                       136    -30      170
  SINCE DEC 1   2488                      2907   -419     2676
  SINCE JUL 1   3703                      4390   -687     4425

 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
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    30   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (320)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    36   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (320)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    19.6


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.8


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  HEAVY SNOW
  SNOW
  LIGHT SNOW
  FOG
  FOG W/VISIBILITY <= 1/4 MILE
  HAZE


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           100 AM
 LOWEST     67           400 PM
 AVERAGE    84

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   29        54      1964
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   11       -25      1996


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
FEBRUARY  3 2016......SUNRISE   722 AM CST   SUNSET   525 PM CST
FEBRUARY  4 2016......SUNRISE   721 AM CST   SUNSET   527 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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