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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
131 AM CDT FRI MAY 15 2015

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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 14 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 TO 2015

WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         59   1159 PM  96    2013  71    -12       59
  MINIMUM         50    620 AM  28    1895  48      2       35
  AVERAGE         55                        60     -5       47

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.31          1.06 1896   0.14   0.17     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    2.40                      1.97   0.43     1.79
  SINCE MAR 1      6.36                      7.74  -1.38    10.53
  SINCE JAN 1      8.40                      9.56  -1.16    13.16

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0          MM      MM   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE MAR 1      0.7                       6.4   -5.7      6.2
  SINCE JUL 1     29.2                      35.3   -6.1     57.1
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       10                         6      4       18
  MONTH TO DATE   80                       115    -35      133
  SINCE MAR 1   1443                      1512    -69     1833
  SINCE JUL 1   7204                      6931    273     8241

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE   13                        14     -1        8
  SINCE MAR 1     13                        22     -9       10
  SINCE JAN 1     13                        22     -9       10
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    24   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SE (140)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    32   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SE (140)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    12.7

SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9

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

RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           400 PM
 LOWEST     55          1200 AM
 AVERAGE    78
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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   72        92      2001
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   49        32      2004

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 15 2015...........SUNRISE   548 AM CDT   SUNSET   825 PM CDT
MAY 16 2015...........SUNRISE   547 AM CDT   SUNSET   826 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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