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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1029 AM CDT FRI JUL 31 2015

IAZ060-312200-
DES MOINES-POLK IA
41.54N  93.65W ELEV. 924 FT
1029 AM CDT FRI JUL 31 2015

DATE             FRI 07/31/15            SAT 08/01/15            SUN 08/02/15
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      89          66          91          67          90
TEMP                   86 89 87 77 71 68 67 81 89 91 85 76 71 68 68 79 87 90 88
DEWPT                  64 63 64 64 63 62 62 68 66 65 68 68 66 65 66 70 70 70 70
RH                     48 42 46 64 76 81 84 65 47 42 57 76 84 90 93 74 57 52 55
WIND DIR               NW NW  N  S SW SW SW  W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W SW SW SW
WIND SPD                8  8  6  3  3  3  4  6  9  9  9  9  9 11  8  9 10 10  9
CLOUDS                 FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW B1 B1 B1 B1 SC FW SC FW SC
POP 12HR                      0          10          10          50          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.12           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                            C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                                 C  C  C  C
HEAT INDEX                                                             92 96 93
MAX HEAT               89    91    86          92    94    86          92    96


DATE          MON 08/03/15  TUE 08/04/15  WED 08/05/15  THU 08/06/15
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          68    86      65    81      63    80      64    78
TEMP          74 69 85 82   71 66 79 78   68 64 77 78   68 65 76 76
DEWPT         67 65 67 67   63 61 63 64   61 58 62 63   61 60 62 63
PWIND DIR         W    NE      NE    NE      NE     E       E    SE
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    GN      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   SC B1 SC SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B2
POP 12HR         10    30      40    30      30    20      30    40
RAIN SHWRS           C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  S  S    C  C  C  C
TSTMS                C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  S  S    C  C  C  C

$$
IAZ039-312200-
WATERLOO/CEDAR FALLS-BLACK HAWK IA
42.55N  92.40W ELEV. 865 FT
1029 AM CDT FRI JUL 31 2015

DATE             FRI 07/31/15            SAT 08/01/15            SUN 08/02/15
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      85          61          85          63          86
TEMP                   85 85 81 70 64 62 63 77 83 85 81 71 69 64 65 75 83 86 84
DEWPT                  59 58 61 61 58 59 58 65 63 63 67 67 65 64 64 68 68 68 69
RH                     41 40 51 73 81 90 84 67 51 48 63 87 87100 97 79 61 55 61
WIND DIR               NW NW NW  W SW  W  W  W  W  W SW  S SW SW  W  W SW SW SW
WIND SPD               12 13  9  4  4  4  4  6  9  9  8  8  8  8  6  6  9 10  9
CLOUDS                 FW CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR                      0           5          10          50          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.32        0.01
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                            C  C  C  C  S  S        S
TSTMS                                                 C  C  C  C  S  S        S


DATE          MON 08/03/15  TUE 08/04/15  WED 08/05/15  THU 08/06/15
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          63    82      59    78      58    77      58    75
TEMP          70 64 80 79   63 61 75 75   62 59 74 75   62 59 73 73
DEWPT         66 64 63 63   58 57 60 61   56 54 59 61   56 56 61 61
PWIND DIR         W    NW       N    NE      NE     E       E     E
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC FW SC   SC SC SC SC   FW SC B1 B1   SC SC B1 B2
POP 12HR         20    10      30    30      20    20      20    40
RAIN SHWRS     S  S          C  C  C  C    S  S  S  S    S  S  C  C
TSTMS          S  S          C  C  C  C    S  S  S  S    S  S  C  C

$$
IAZ048-312200-
AMES-STORY IA
41.99N  93.62W ELEV. 936 FT
1029 AM CDT FRI JUL 31 2015

DATE             FRI 07/31/15            SAT 08/01/15            SUN 08/02/15
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      86          62          86          65          87
TEMP                   85 86 84 71 67 64 64 79 84 86 82 72 69 66 66 76 84 87 84
DEWPT                  63 62 65 63 61 61 61 69 67 66 69 68 65 64 66 70 70 71 70
RH                     48 45 53 76 81 90 90 72 57 51 65 87 87 93100 82 63 59 63
WIND DIR                N NW NW SW SW SW SW  W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W SW SW SW
WIND SPD                8  8  5  2  3  3  4  6  6  9  8  8  9  9  6  8  9 10  9
CLOUDS                 FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC FW SC FW SC
POP 12HR                      0           5          10          50          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.14           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                            C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                                 C  C  C  C
HEAT INDEX                                                                93 89
MAX HEAT               87    88    83          87    89                90    93


DATE          MON 08/03/15  TUE 08/04/15  WED 08/05/15  THU 08/06/15
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          63    83      61    78      59    78      60    75
TEMP          67 64 81 79   65 62 76 75   64 60 75 76   65 61 73 72
DEWPT         66 64 66 66   62 60 63 63   59 56 62 62   59 58 63 63
PWIND DIR         W    NE      NE    NE      NE     E       E    SE
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    GN      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC B1   SC B1 B1 B2
POP 12HR         10    20      40    30      30    20      20    40
RAIN SHWRS           S  S    C  C  C  C    C  C  S  S    S  S  C  C
TSTMS                S  S    C  C  C  C    C  C  S  S    S  S  C  C

$$
IAZ004-312200-
ESTHERVILLE-EMMET IA
43.40N  94.75W ELEV. 1315 FT
1029 AM CDT FRI JUL 31 2015

DATE             FRI 07/31/15            SAT 08/01/15            SUN 08/02/15
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      84          59          85          61          86
TEMP                   83 84 82 69 63 61 60 75 82 85 80 69 65 63 62 73 84 86 83
DEWPT                  58 58 59 59 57 58 58 63 64 63 66 66 64 63 62 66 65 62 65
RH                     43 41 46 70 81 90 93 66 55 48 62 90 97100100 79 53 45 55
WIND DIR               NW NW NW  W SW  W  W  W SW SW SW SW SW  W SW SW SW  W  W
WIND SPD               10 10  8  5  6  6  5  5  8 11  9  9  8  6  6  6 11 12 10
CLOUDS                 FW CL CL CL FW CL FW FW SC SC B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW SC
POP 12HR                      0           5          10          50          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.08           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                            C  C  S  S
TSTMS                                                 C  C  S  S


DATE          MON 08/03/15  TUE 08/04/15  WED 08/05/15  THU 08/06/15
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          62    80      56    77      57    76      57    74
TEMP          67 62 77 77   60 58 74 75   61 59 74 74   63 58 72 71
DEWPT         62 60 60 60   55 53 57 58   54 55 59 60   57 56 60 61
PWIND DIR         W    NE       N    NE       E    SE      SE    SE
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC B1 SC   SC B1 B1 B2
POP 12HR         10    10      10    20      20    30      20    40
RAIN SHWRS                         S  S    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C
TSTMS                              S  S    S  S  C  C    S  S  C  C

$$
IAZ035-312200-
FORT DODGE-WEBSTER IA
42.55N  94.18W ELEV. 1165 FT
1029 AM CDT FRI JUL 31 2015

DATE             FRI 07/31/15            SAT 08/01/15            SUN 08/02/15
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      85          61          87          63          88
TEMP                   84 85 82 71 66 63 62 77 85 87 82 70 68 64 64 75 85 88 86
DEWPT                  61 61 63 61 59 59 60 67 67 66 68 68 65 64 64 68 69 68 68
RH                     46 45 53 71 78 87 93 71 55 50 63 93 90100100 79 59 52 55
WIND DIR                N NW NW SW SW SW  W  W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W SW  W  W
WIND SPD                8  8  5  3  4  4  4  5  8 10  9  8  8  8  5  6  9 10  8
CLOUDS                 FW CL CL CL FW CL FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW SC
POP 12HR                      0           5          20          50          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.01        0.12           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                         S  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                              S  C  C  C  C
HEAT INDEX                                                             90
MAX HEAT               85    86    81          88    90                91    92


DATE          MON 08/03/15  TUE 08/04/15  WED 08/05/15  THU 08/06/15
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          63    83      59    78      59    77      59    75
TEMP          68 63 81 79   64 60 76 74   63 60 75 75   64 60 74 72
DEWPT         64 62 63 64   59 56 60 61   56 55 60 61   58 56 61 62
PWIND DIR         W    NE      NE    NE      NE    SE      SE    SE
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    SC FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         10    10      40    30      30    20      20    40
RAIN SHWRS                   C  C  C  C    C  C  S  S    S  S  C  C
TSTMS                        C  C  C  C    C  C  S  S    S  S  C  C

$$
IAZ094-312200-
LAMONI-DECATUR IA
40.63N  93.90W ELEV. 1125 FT
1029 AM CDT FRI JUL 31 2015

DATE             FRI 07/31/15            SAT 08/01/15            SUN 08/02/15
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      89          67          88          67          88
TEMP                   86 89 87 77 73 70 68 79 86 88 85 73 71 68 68 78 87 88 86
DEWPT                  68 69 69 67 65 65 64 69 68 68 70 69 68 67 66 70 71 72 71
RH                     55 52 55 71 76 84 87 72 55 52 61 87 90 97 93 76 59 59 61
WIND DIR                W NW NW SE  S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  W  W SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD                8  6  5  3  3  3  4  6  6  6  6  8  8  8  8 10 11 11  6
CLOUDS                 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW
POP 12HR                     20          30          10          30          10
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.01           0        0.07           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                 S  C  C  C  S              C  C  C  C
TSTMS                      S  C  C  C  S              C  C  C  C
HEAT INDEX                                                             92 95 91
MAX HEAT               91    94    88          91    92    86          93    95


DATE          MON 08/03/15  TUE 08/04/15  WED 08/05/15  THU 08/06/15
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          68    88      67    83      65    80      65    80
TEMP          73 68 85 85   72 68 81 80   69 66 78 78   69 66 77 78
DEWPT         68 67 72 71   67 64 67 67   64 62 66 66   64 63 65 67
PWIND DIR        SW    SW      SE    NE       E     E      SE    SE
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC SC   SC B1 SC SC   SC SC B1 SC   B1 B2 B1 B1
POP 12HR         10    30      40    30      40    20      30    30
RAIN SHWRS           C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  S  S    C  C  C  C
TSTMS                C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  S  S    C  C  C  C

$$
IAZ017-312200-
MASON CITY-CERRO GORDO IA
43.16N  93.33W ELEV. 1189 FT
1029 AM CDT FRI JUL 31 2015

DATE             FRI 07/31/15            SAT 08/01/15            SUN 08/02/15
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      84          59          84          61          86
TEMP                   83 84 80 68 63 60 60 74 82 84 79 69 65 62 63 74 84 86 82
DEWPT                  59 58 61 60 57 58 58 64 64 64 67 67 65 62 63 68 68 66 68
RH                     44 41 52 76 81 93 93 71 55 51 67 93100100100 82 59 51 63
WIND DIR               NW NW NW  W SW  W  W  W  W SW SW SW SW SW SW  W SW  W  W
WIND SPD               13 13  9  4  5  5  5  6  8 10  9  8  9  8  6  6 10 11 10
CLOUDS                 FW CL CL CL FW CL FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 FW FW FW FW SC
POP 12HR                      0           5          10          50          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.23           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                            C  C  C  C              S
TSTMS                                                 C  C  C  C              S


DATE          MON 08/03/15  TUE 08/04/15  WED 08/05/15  THU 08/06/15
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          62    81      57    77      57    77      57    75
TEMP          67 62 78 78   62 59 75 74   60 60 75 74   61 58 73 71
DEWPT         64 61 61 62   57 55 58 59   55 55 60 61   56 56 61 61
PWIND DIR         W     N       N    NE      NE    SE      SE    SE
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC B1 SC   SC SC B1 B2
POP 12HR         20    10      20    10      20    20      20    40
RAIN SHWRS     S  S          S  S          S  S  S  S    S  S  C  C
TSTMS          S  S          S  S          S  S  S  S    S  S  C  C

$$
IAZ049-312200-
MARSHALLTOWN-MARSHALL IA
42.11N  92.91W ELEV. 972 FT
1029 AM CDT FRI JUL 31 2015

DATE             FRI 07/31/15            SAT 08/01/15            SUN 08/02/15
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      86          62          85          64          86
TEMP                   85 85 83 72 65 64 63 78 84 85 81 71 68 65 65 76 84 86 84
DEWPT                  62 62 64 63 59 59 60 68 66 66 69 68 67 64 65 69 70 70 71
RH                     46 46 53 73 81 84 90 71 55 53 67 90 97 97100 79 63 59 65
WIND DIR               NW NW NW  W SW SW SW  W  W  W SW SW SW SW SW  W SW SW SW
WIND SPD               10 10  6  3  4  4  5  6  8  9  6  8  9  9  6  8  9 10  8
CLOUDS                 FW CL CL CL FW CL FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR                      0           5          10          50          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.19           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                            C  C  C  C  S  S        S
TSTMS                                                 C  C  C  C  S  S        S
HEAT INDEX                                                                91 89
MAX HEAT               86    87    82          86    88                88    91


DATE          MON 08/03/15  TUE 08/04/15  WED 08/05/15  THU 08/06/15
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          64    83      61    78      59    77      59    75
TEMP          68 65 81 79   65 63 76 75   63 60 75 75   63 60 73 72
DEWPT         66 64 65 66   60 59 63 63   57 56 61 62   58 57 62 63
PWIND DIR         W     N       N    NE      NE     E       E    SE
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC FW SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC B1   SC SC B1 B1
POP 12HR         20    20      40    30      30    20      20    40
RAIN SHWRS     S  S  S  S    C  C  C  C    C  C  S  S    S  S  C  C
TSTMS          S  S  S  S    C  C  C  C    C  C  S  S    S  S  C  C

$$
IAZ086-312200-
OTTUMWA-WAPELLO IA
41.11N  92.45W ELEV. 836 FT
1029 AM CDT FRI JUL 31 2015

DATE             FRI 07/31/15            SAT 08/01/15            SUN 08/02/15
CDT 3HRLY     04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19
UTC 3HRLY     09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00

MAX/MIN                      88          64          87          66          87
TEMP                   85 88 83 73 68 66 65 80 86 87 83 71 68 67 67 77 85 87 83
DEWPT                  67 66 66 65 63 62 62 69 67 66 69 69 67 66 67 70 71 71 71
RH                     55 48 57 76 84 87 90 69 53 50 63 93 97 97100 79 63 59 67
WIND DIR               NW NW NW NW SW SW SW  W  W  W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW
WIND SPD                9  9  6  3  3  4  4  8  8  9  6  8  8  8  8  9 10 11  8
CLOUDS                 FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B2 B1 SC B1 SC SC
POP 12HR                      5          10          10          50          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.14        0.04
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                            C  C  C  C  S  S        S
TSTMS                                                 C  C  C  C  S  S        S
HEAT INDEX                                                             90 93 88
MAX HEAT               89    91    83          89    91    83          91    93


DATE          MON 08/03/15  TUE 08/04/15  WED 08/05/15  THU 08/06/15
CDT 6HRLY     01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MIN/MAX          67    87      64    80      62    79      62    77
TEMP          71 68 85 82   68 66 78 77   67 63 77 76   66 63 75 75
DEWPT         69 67 70 70   64 63 65 66   62 60 64 65   61 60 63 65
PWIND DIR        SW     N       N    NE      NE     E       E    SE
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 SC B1   SC B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         10    30      50    30      30    30      30    30
RAIN SHWRS     S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C
TSTMS          S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C

$$



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