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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1251 AM CST WED DEC 17 2014

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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR DECEMBER 16 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 TO 2014


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         44   1202 AM  63    1939  30     14       20
  MINIMUM         18   1055 PM -20    1932  13      5        9
  AVERAGE         31                        22      9       15

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.08          0.90 1940   0.03   0.05      T
  MONTH TO DATE    0.87                      0.71   0.16     0.38
  SINCE DEC 1      0.87                      0.71   0.16     0.38
  SINCE JAN 1     34.12                     34.11   0.01    40.25

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        T             9.0  1940   0.3   -0.3       T
  MONTH TO DATE    T                         5.2   -5.2      7.3
  SINCE DEC 1      T                         5.2   -5.2      7.3
  SINCE JUL 1      5.4                       8.6   -3.2     13.2
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       34                        43     -9       50
  MONTH TO DATE  547                       650   -103      792
  SINCE DEC 1    547                       650   -103      792
  SINCE JUL 1   2296                      2133    163     2398

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1    658                       799   -141      837
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    30   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (320)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    37   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (310)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    19.7


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  LIGHT RAIN
  LIGHT SNOW
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100          1200 AM
 LOWEST     77           500 PM
 AVERAGE    89

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   30        58      1939
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   13       -16      1914


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
DECEMBER 17 2014......SUNRISE   734 AM CST   SUNSET   438 PM CST
DECEMBER 18 2014......SUNRISE   734 AM CST   SUNSET   438 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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