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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
155 AM CDT WED MAR 18 2015


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MARCH 17 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         47    313 PM  82    2012  46      1       41
  MINIMUM         32   1152 PM  -4    1902  27      5       20
  AVERAGE         40                        36      4       31

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          0.76 1965   0.07  -0.07     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    0.06                      0.99  -0.93     0.44
  SINCE MAR 1      0.06                      0.99  -0.93     0.44
  SINCE JAN 1      2.10                      2.81  -0.71     3.07

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           5.9  1965   0.1   -0.1      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.2                       2.9   -2.7      5.6
  SINCE MAR 1      0.2                       2.9   -2.7      5.6
  SINCE JUL 1     28.7                      31.8   -3.1     56.5
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       25                        29     -4       34
  MONTH TO DATE  539                       549    -10      709
  SINCE MAR 1    539                       549    -10      709
  SINCE JUL 1   6300                      5968    332     7117

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE MAR 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         0      0        0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    29   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (360)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    34   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     N (10)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    13.8


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.0


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    76          1200 AM
 LOWEST     25          1200 PM
 AVERAGE    51

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   47        81      2012
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   27        -2      1960
                                             1909


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MARCH 18 2015.........SUNRISE   717 AM CDT   SUNSET   719 PM CDT
MARCH 19 2015.........SUNRISE   715 AM CDT   SUNSET   720 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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