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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
525 PM CDT MON APR 21 2014


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 21 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         69    212 PM  93    1980  63      6       62
  MINIMUM         53    559 AM  22    1934  39     14       39
  AVERAGE         61                        51     10       51

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.13          1.63 1905   0.14  -0.01     0.10
  MONTH TO DATE    5.09                      2.44   2.65     5.69
  SINCE MAR 1      6.59                      4.50   2.09     8.26
  SINCE JAN 1      9.22                      6.32   2.90    11.34

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           4.5  1918   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.4                       1.6   -1.2       T
  SINCE MAR 1      6.2                       6.2    0.0     11.2
  SINCE JUL 1     58.0                      35.1   22.9     48.3
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY            4                        14    -10       14
  MONTH TO DATE  404                       382     22      502
  SINCE MAR 1   1536                      1288    248     1685
  SINCE JUL 1   7944                      6707   1237     6895

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    2                         0      2        0
  SINCE MAR 1      2                         0      2        0
  SINCE JAN 1      2                         0      2        0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    23   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (330)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    28   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (330)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     9.4


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.7


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           200 AM
 LOWEST     52           400 PM
 AVERAGE    76

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   64       100      1980
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   40        20      1986


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL 21 2014.........SUNRISE   619 AM CDT   SUNSET   758 PM CDT
APRIL 22 2014.........SUNRISE   617 AM CDT   SUNSET   759 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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