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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1253 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MARCH 4 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         16    404 PM  70    1983  39    -23       20
  MINIMUM          0   1159 PM -12    1978  22    -22        2
  AVERAGE          8                        30    -22       11

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          1.31 1923   0.05  -0.05     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    0.05                      0.21  -0.16     0.31
  SINCE MAR 1      0.05                      0.21  -0.16     0.31
  SINCE JAN 1      2.09                      2.03   0.06     2.94

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           5.3  1980   0.2   -0.2      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.2                       0.8   -0.6      4.1
  SINCE MAR 1      0.2                       0.8   -0.6      4.1
  SINCE JUL 1     28.7                      29.7   -1.0     55.0
  SNOW DEPTH       4

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       57                        35     22       54
  MONTH TO DATE  206                       141     65      253
  SINCE MAR 1    206                       141     65      253
  SINCE JUL 1   5967                      5560    407     6661

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE MAR 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         0      0        0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    28   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (320)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    36   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (320)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    12.7

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    80           100 AM
 LOWEST     53           300 PM
 AVERAGE    67
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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   40        70      2000
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   22       -15      1960

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MARCH  5 2015.........SUNRISE   639 AM CST   SUNSET   604 PM CST
MARCH  6 2015.........SUNRISE   637 AM CST   SUNSET   605 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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FAB


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