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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
137 AM CDT FRI MAY 5 2017

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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 4 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 TO 2017


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         70    358 PM  91    1918  68      2       66
  MINIMUM         32    458 AM  22    1907  45    -13       40
  AVERAGE         51                        56     -5       53

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          2.00 1913   0.14  -0.14     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    0.32                      0.56  -0.24     0.16
  SINCE MAR 1      5.89                      6.33  -0.44     5.64
  SINCE JAN 1      9.82                      8.15   1.67     7.41

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           0.5  1935   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE MAR 1     10.6                       6.4    4.2      2.9
  SINCE JUL 1     26.2                      35.3   -9.1     46.0
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       14                         9      5       12
  MONTH TO DATE   69                        39     30       58
  SINCE MAR 1   1398                      1436    -38     1277
  SINCE JUL 1   5860                      6855   -995     5977

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         4     -4        0
  SINCE MAR 1      6                        12     -6        3
  SINCE JAN 1      6                        12     -6        3
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    23   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (10)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    30   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     N (360)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     9.4


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.1


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    92           400 AM
 LOWEST     29           500 PM
 AVERAGE    61

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   68        93      1918
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   45        29      1968
                                             1958
                                             1944


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY  5 2017...........SUNRISE   559 AM CDT   SUNSET   814 PM CDT
MAY  6 2017...........SUNRISE   558 AM CDT   SUNSET   816 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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