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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
533 PM CST MON DEC 15 2014


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR DECEMBER 15 2014...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 TO 2014


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         49    226 PM  54    1923  30     19       10
                                      1910
  MINIMUM         46    619 AM -21    1917  13     33        5
  AVERAGE         48                        22     26        8

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.12          0.60 2012   0.04   0.08     0.05
  MONTH TO DATE    0.17                      0.68  -0.51     0.38
  SINCE DEC 1      0.17                      0.68  -0.51     0.38
  SINCE JAN 1     33.42                     34.08  -0.66    40.25

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           4.5  2010   0.3   -0.3      0.7
                                      1925
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       4.9   -4.9      7.3
  SINCE DEC 1      0.0                       4.9   -4.9      7.3
  SINCE JUL 1      5.4                       8.3   -2.9     13.2
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           17                        43    -26       57
  MONTH TO DATE  512                       607    -95      742
  SINCE DEC 1    512                       607    -95      742
  SINCE JUL 1   2261                      2090    171     2348

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1    658                       799   -141      837
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    17   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SE (140)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    23   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (160)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    10.6


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100          1200 AM
 LOWEST    100          1200 AM
 AVERAGE   100

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   30        63      1939
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   13       -20      1932


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
DECEMBER 15 2014......SUNRISE   732 AM CST   SUNSET   437 PM CST
DECEMBER 16 2014......SUNRISE   733 AM CST   SUNSET   437 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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