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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1236 AM CST MON JAN 1 2018


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR DECEMBER 31 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 TO 2017


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         -3    203 PM  59    1965  28    -31       32
  MINIMUM        -17   1159 PM -23    1976  10    -27       16
  AVERAGE        -10                        19    -29       24

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.03          0.62 1977   0.03   0.00     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    0.46                      1.20  -0.74     1.87
  SINCE DEC 1      0.46                      1.20  -0.74     1.87
  SINCE JAN 1     29.92                     34.60  -4.68    41.84

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.2           6.2  1977   0.3   -0.1      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    7.7                       9.9   -2.2     10.5
  SINCE DEC 1      7.7                       9.9   -2.2     10.5
  SINCE JUL 1      7.7                      13.3   -5.6     10.5
  SNOW DEPTH       5

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       75                        46     29       41
  MONTH TO DATE 1330                      1327      3     1323
  SINCE DEC 1   1330                      1328      2     1323
  SINCE JUL 1   2721                      2811    -90     2312

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1    720                       799    -79      869
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    17   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (320)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    20   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (330)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    10.0


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.3


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  LIGHT SNOW
  HAZE


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    79           600 AM
 LOWEST     59           400 PM
 AVERAGE    69

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   27        61      1897
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   10       -18      1974
                                             1924


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
JANUARY  1 2018.......SUNRISE   739 AM CST   SUNSET   447 PM CST
JANUARY  2 2018.......SUNRISE   739 AM CST   SUNSET   448 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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