Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLMALO

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
854 AM CST SUN DEC 1 2013

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...THE WATERLOO CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER 2013...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 TO 2013

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              83   11/01/1933
 LOW              -17   11/26/1977
HIGHEST            61   11/16        65      -4       76  11/10
LOWEST                  11/29         6      -7        8  11/27
AVG. MAXIMUM     42.1              45.9    -3.8     49.7
AVG. MINIMUM     20.5              26.8    -6.3     26.7
MEAN             31.3              36.3    -5.0     38.2
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      7               3.7     3.3        3
DAYS MIN <= 32     25              20.8     4.2       21
DAYS MIN <= 0       2               0.3     1.7        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         6.32   1928
 MINIMUM            T   1954
TOTALS           2.06              2.01    0.05     1.14
DAILY AVG.       0.07              0.07    0.00     0.04
DAYS >= .01        10               8.6     1.4        5
DAYS >= .10         3               4.0    -1.0        3
DAYS >= .50         1               1.2    -0.2        1
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.4     0.6        0

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           15.9   5
                        0
                        -26215
TOTALS            4.9               3.1     1.8        T
SINCE 7/1         5.9               3.4     2.5        T
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      1                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         2               0.9     1.1        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         3   11/26                          0  MM
                        11/25
 24 HR TOTAL      3.0   11/25 TO 11/25

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1006               860     146      795
 SINCE 7/1       1606              1483     123     1488
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1        837               799      38     1083
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              10.2
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    32/330    DATE  11/26
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    44/140    DATE  11/08

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           18
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              8
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          4

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     73

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       3
LIGHT RAIN                7     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       2
LIGHT SNOW                5     SLEET                      0
FOG                      13     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      6
HAZE                      1

-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.

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