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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
132 AM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 2 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         64    314 PM  91    1901  67     -3       76
  MINIMUM         35    509 AM  24    2005  44     -9       49
  AVERAGE         50                        56     -6       63

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          1.38 1979   0.14  -0.14     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    0.16                      0.28  -0.12     0.00
  SINCE MAR 1      5.64                      6.05  -0.41     3.96
  SINCE JAN 1      7.36                      7.87  -0.51     5.99

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           T    2005   0.0    0.0      0.0
                                      1976
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE MAR 1      2.9                       6.4   -3.5      0.7
  SINCE JUL 1     46.0                      35.3   10.7     29.2
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       15                        10      5        2
  MONTH TO DATE   34                        20     14       16
  SINCE MAR 1   1253                      1417   -164     1379
  SINCE JUL 1   5952                      6836   -884     7140

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         2     -2        0
  SINCE MAR 1      3                        10     -7        0
  SINCE JAN 1      3                        10     -7        0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    13   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NE (50)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    19   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NE (60)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     3.6


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.4


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           600 AM
 LOWEST     36           200 PM
 AVERAGE    68

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   68        90      1949
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   44        22      2005


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY  3 2016...........SUNRISE   601 AM CDT   SUNSET   812 PM CDT
MAY  4 2016...........SUNRISE   600 AM CDT   SUNSET   814 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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