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CLIALO

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
128 AM CDT WED MAY 13 2015


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 12 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 TO 2015


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         62    441 PM  89    1900  71     -9       74
  MINIMUM         42    559 AM  30    1928  48     -6       48
                                      1895
  AVERAGE         52                        59     -7       61

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          2.40 2010   0.14  -0.14     1.21
  MONTH TO DATE    2.09                      1.68   0.41     1.79
  SINCE MAR 1      6.05                      7.45  -1.40    10.53
  SINCE JAN 1      8.09                      9.27  -1.18    13.16

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0          MM      MM   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE MAR 1      0.7                       6.4   -5.7      6.2
  SINCE JUL 1     29.2                      35.3   -6.1     57.1
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       13                         7      6        4
  MONTH TO DATE   59                       102    -43       99
  SINCE MAR 1   1422                      1499    -77     1799
  SINCE JUL 1   7183                      6918    265     8207

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE   13                        12      1        8
  SINCE MAR 1     13                        20     -7       10
  SINCE JAN 1     13                        20     -7       10
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    29   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (320)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    37   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (320)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    14.0


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.5


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    76          1200 AM
 LOWEST     36           400 PM
 AVERAGE    56

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   71        91      1940
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   48        30      1953


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 13 2015...........SUNRISE   550 AM CDT   SUNSET   823 PM CDT
MAY 14 2015...........SUNRISE   549 AM CDT   SUNSET   824 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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