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CLIALO

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
527 PM CDT MON AUG 17 2015


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 17 2015...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

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)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         79    359 PM 105    1988  82     -3       85
  MINIMUM         69    617 AM  46    1962  60      9       59
  AVERAGE         74                        71      3       72

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.05          1.42 1938   0.15  -0.10     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    0.44                      2.44  -2.00      T
  SINCE JUN 1      9.26                     12.33  -3.07    10.77
  SINCE JAN 1     20.13                     24.45  -4.32    24.80

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0          MM      MM   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE JUN 1      0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE JUL 1      0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JUN 1     23                        30     -7       24
  SINCE JUL 1     11                         4      7       17

 COOLING
  TODAY            9                         7      2        7
  MONTH TO DATE  127                       125      2       89
  SINCE JUN 1    509                       573    -64      408
  SINCE JAN 1    556                       629    -73      475
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    12   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     W (290)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    15   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     W (290)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     2.8


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.4


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    97           400 AM
 LOWEST     62           300 PM
 AVERAGE    80

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   82       110      1936
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   60        43      2012
                                             1977


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 17 2015........SUNRISE   618 AM CDT   SUNSET   808 PM CDT
AUGUST 18 2015........SUNRISE   619 AM CDT   SUNSET   807 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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