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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
832 AM CST MON DEC 1 2014

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...THE WATERLOO CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 TO 2014

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            62   11/03        65      -3       61  11/16
LOWEST             -1   11/21         6      -7       -1  11/29
AVG. MAXIMUM     37.9              45.9    -8.0     42.1
AVG. MINIMUM     18.9              26.8    -7.9     20.5
MEAN             28.4              36.3    -7.9     31.3
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     15               3.7    11.3        7
DAYS MIN <= 32     23              20.8     2.2       25
DAYS MIN <= 0       2               0.3     1.7        2

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         6.32   1928
 MINIMUM            T   1954
TOTALS           0.65              2.01   -1.36     2.06
DAILY AVG.       0.02              0.07   -0.05     0.07
DAYS >= .01         7               8.6    -1.6       10
DAYS >= .10         3               4.0    -1.0        3
DAYS >= .50         0               1.2    -1.2        1
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.4    -0.4        1

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           15.9   5
                        0
                        -26215
TOTALS            5.4               3.1     2.3      4.9
SINCE 7/1         5.4               3.4     2.0      5.9
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      1                MM      MM        1
DAYS >= 1.0         2               0.9     1.1        2
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         3   11/16                          3  11/26
                                                          11/25
 24 HR TOTAL      2.0   11/15 TO 11/15

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1089               860     229     1006
 SINCE 7/1       1749              1483     266     1606
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1        658               799    -141      837
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              11.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    40/330    DATE  11/08
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    47/320    DATE  11/08

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           11
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             10
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          9

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     73

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN               10     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          1     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW               10     SLEET                      0
FOG                      13     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                      8

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

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