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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
528 PM CST WED FEB 18 2015


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR FEBRUARY 18 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          8   1201 AM  64    1981  33    -25       43
  MINIMUM         -4    752 AM -19    2006  16    -20       11
  AVERAGE          2                        24    -22       27

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            T             1.18 1961   0.04  -0.04      T
  MONTH TO DATE    0.58                      0.57   0.01     1.15
  SINCE DEC 1      3.22                      2.60   0.62     2.75
  SINCE JAN 1      1.58                      1.40   0.18     1.81

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            T             7.0  1908   0.2   -0.2      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    6.7                       5.1    1.6     16.9
  SINCE DEC 1     17.9                      23.2   -5.3     41.3
  SINCE JUL 1     23.3                      26.6   -3.3     47.2
  SNOW DEPTH       2

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           63                        41     22       38
  MONTH TO DATE  920                       780    140     1037
  SINCE DEC 1   3426                      3551   -125     4282
  SINCE JUL 1   5175                      5034    141     5888

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         0      0        0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    26   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (330)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    35   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (330)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    19.9


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.4


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  HAZE


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    76          1200 AM
 LOWEST     56           100 PM
 AVERAGE    66

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   33        64      1930
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   16       -23      1936


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
FEBRUARY 18 2015......SUNRISE   702 AM CST   SUNSET   545 PM CST
FEBRUARY 19 2015......SUNRISE   701 AM CST   SUNSET   547 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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