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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
526 PM CST FRI JAN 12 2018

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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR JANUARY 12 2018...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 TO 2018


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM          9    352 PM  50    1961  27    -18       20
                                      1928
  MINIMUM         -4    802 AM -32    1912   9    -13        6
  AVERAGE          3                        18    -15       13

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          0.76 1960   0.03  -0.03     0.03
  MONTH TO DATE    0.05                      0.32  -0.27     1.30
  SINCE DEC 1      0.51                      1.52  -1.01     3.17
  SINCE JAN 1      0.05                      0.32  -0.27     1.30

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           4.8  2012   0.3   -0.3      0.5
  MONTH TO DATE    0.6                       3.0   -2.4      0.6
  SINCE DEC 1      8.3                      12.9   -4.6     11.1
  SINCE JUL 1      8.3                      16.3   -8.0     11.1
  SNOW DEPTH       T

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           62                        47     15       52
  MONTH TO DATE  658                       560     98      588
  SINCE DEC 1   1988                      1888    100     1911
  SINCE JUL 1   3379                      3371      8     2900

 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    28   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (320)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    32   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (320)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    17.3


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.1


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    79          1200 AM
 LOWEST     63           300 PM
 AVERAGE    71

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   27        56      1996
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)    9       -32      1912


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
JANUARY 12 2018.......SUNRISE   738 AM CST   SUNSET   458 PM CST
JANUARY 13 2018.......SUNRISE   738 AM CST   SUNSET   500 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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