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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1242 AM CST FRI DEC 30 2016


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR DECEMBER 29 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         35    344 PM  55    1912  28      7       26
  MINIMUM         26   1159 PM -23    1925  10     16       22
  AVERAGE         31                        19     12       24

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          0.57 1972   0.03  -0.03     0.02
  MONTH TO DATE    1.87                      1.14   0.73     5.89
  SINCE DEC 1      1.87                      1.14   0.73     5.89
  SINCE JAN 1     41.84                     34.54   7.30    38.94

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           5.0  1948   0.3   -0.3      0.2
  MONTH TO DATE   10.5                       9.3    1.2     13.4
  SINCE DEC 1     10.5                       9.3    1.2     13.4
  SINCE JUL 1     10.5                      12.7   -2.2     26.1
  SNOW DEPTH       T

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       34                        46    -12       41
  MONTH TO DATE 1247                      1235     12      866
  SINCE DEC 1   1247                      1235     12      866
  SINCE JUL 1   2236                      2718   -482     2081

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1    869                       799     70      746
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    30   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (300)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    42   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (300)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    18.4


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.2


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    78           200 AM
 LOWEST     52           300 PM
 AVERAGE    65

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   28        60      1965
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   10       -19      1976


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
DECEMBER 30 2016......SUNRISE   739 AM CST   SUNSET   446 PM CST
DECEMBER 31 2016......SUNRISE   739 AM CST   SUNSET   447 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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