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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
530 PM CST SUN DEC 14 2014


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR DECEMBER 14 2014...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

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)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         54    409 PM  57    1975  31     23       21
  MINIMUM         45    751 AM -21    1901  14     31        9
  AVERAGE         50                        22     28       15

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            T             0.47 2011   0.04  -0.04     0.02
  MONTH TO DATE    0.05                      0.64  -0.59     0.33
  SINCE DEC 1      0.05                      0.64  -0.59     0.33
  SINCE JAN 1     33.30                     34.04  -0.74    40.20

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           4.0  2005   0.4   -0.4      0.2
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       4.6   -4.6      6.6
  SINCE DEC 1      0.0                       4.6   -4.6      6.6
  SINCE JUL 1      5.4                       8.0   -2.6     12.5
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           15                        43    -28       50
  MONTH TO DATE  495                       564    -69      685
  SINCE DEC 1    495                       564    -69      685
  SINCE JUL 1   2244                      2047    197     2291

 COOLING
  TODAY            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    12   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SE (150)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    14   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (160)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     7.3


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG
  FOG W/VISIBILITY <= 1/4 MILE


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100          1200 AM
 LOWEST     89           500 PM
 AVERAGE    95

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   30        54      1923
                                             1910
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   13       -21      1917


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
DECEMBER 14 2014......SUNRISE   732 AM CST   SUNSET   437 PM CST
DECEMBER 15 2014......SUNRISE   732 AM CST   SUNSET   437 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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