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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1242 AM CST WED DEC 28 2016

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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR DECEMBER 27 2016...

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)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         33    339 PM  53    1936  28      5       33
  MINIMUM         21    750 PM -28    1933  11     10       21
  AVERAGE         27                        19      8       27

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          1.35 1982   0.03  -0.03     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    1.87                      1.08   0.79     5.16
  SINCE DEC 1      1.87                      1.08   0.79     5.16
  SINCE JAN 1     41.84                     34.48   7.36    38.21

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0          12.0  1904   0.3   -0.3      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE   10.5                       8.7    1.8      3.1
  SINCE DEC 1     10.5                       8.7    1.8      3.1
  SINCE JUL 1     10.5                      12.1   -1.6     15.8
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       38                        46     -8       38
  MONTH TO DATE 1181                      1143     38      785
  SINCE DEC 1   1181                      1143     38      785
  SINCE JUL 1   2170                      2626   -456     2000

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1    869                       799     70      746
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    20   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     W (280)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    26   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     W (270)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     9.1


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.2


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    84           800 PM
 LOWEST     54           200 PM
 AVERAGE    69

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   28        62      1984
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   11       -22      1924


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
DECEMBER 28 2016......SUNRISE   739 AM CST   SUNSET   444 PM CST
DECEMBER 29 2016......SUNRISE   739 AM CST   SUNSET   445 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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