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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
128 AM CDT SUN MAY 15 2016


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 14 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         54    442 PM  96    2013  71    -17       59
  MINIMUM         37    522 AM  28    1895  48    -11       50
  AVERAGE         46                        60    -14       55

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          1.06 1896   0.14  -0.14     0.31
  MONTH TO DATE    0.83                      1.97  -1.14     2.40
  SINCE MAR 1      6.31                      7.74  -1.43     6.36
  SINCE JAN 1      8.03                      9.56  -1.53     8.39

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      2.9                       6.4   -3.5      0.7
  SINCE JUL 1     46.0                      35.3   10.7     29.2
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       19                         6     13       10
  MONTH TO DATE  149                       115     34       80
  SINCE MAR 1   1368                      1512   -144     1443
  SINCE JUL 1   6067                      6931   -864     7204

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE    4                        14    -10       13
  SINCE MAR 1      7                        22    -15       13
  SINCE JAN 1      7                        22    -15       13
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    30   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (310)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    36   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (320)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    15.9


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.4


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    70           400 AM
 LOWEST     39           100 PM
 AVERAGE    55

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   72        92      2001
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   49        32      2004


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 15 2016...........SUNRISE   547 AM CDT   SUNSET   825 PM CDT
MAY 16 2016...........SUNRISE   546 AM CDT   SUNSET   826 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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