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National Weather Service Des Moines IA
251 AM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017

IAZ060-281000-
Des Moines-Polk IA
41.54N  93.65W Elev. 924 ft
251 AM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017

Date           03/26/17      Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17            Wed
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

Min/Max                      42          53          40          58          42
Temp                      44 42 45 50 53 51 46 43 41 41 47 55 58 57 50 47 43 42
Dewpt                     41 40 40 40 40 40 40 39 38 37 39 40 40 40 40 39 38 37
RH                        89 93 82 68 61 66 79 86 89 85 74 57 51 53 68 74 82 82
Wind dir                   N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E
Wind spd                   3  6  6  6  8  6  5  4  4  4  6  6  8  6  9  9  8  9
Clouds                    OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV
PoP 12hr                     20          20           0           5          50
QPF 12hr                   0.01           0           0           0        0.05
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Drizzle
Rain                       S  S                                         C  C  D
Obvis                     PF PF PF
Wind chill                                                                   36
Min chill                    38    39          39    36    37                35


Date           03/29  Thu 03/30/17  Fri 03/31/17  Sat 04/01/17  Sun 04/02/17
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

Max/Min          50      41    49      38    54      38    59      42    60
Temp          48 50   44 41 47 49   41 39 50 53   43 39 56 57   46 43 57 59
Dewpt         39 38   37 36 39 36   36 34 38 37   35 33 38 37   37 36 39 39
PWind dir         E       E    NE       N     N       N    NW       S     S
Wind char        GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    GN
Avg clouds    OV OV   OV OV OV B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1
PoP 12hr         80      80    80      60    10       0    10      30    30
Rain           D  D    D  D  D  L    L  C                        S  C  C  S

$$
IAZ039-281000-
Waterloo/Cedar Falls-Black Hawk IA
42.55N  92.40W Elev. 865 ft
251 AM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017

Date           03/26/17      Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17            Wed
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

Min/Max                      40          49          38          55          37
Temp                      41 40 43 47 49 46 44 41 39 38 44 52 55 52 46 42 38 37
Dewpt                     39 38 40 41 41 41 40 39 38 37 38 41 39 40 38 36 34 34
RH                        92 92 89 79 74 83 86 92 96 96 79 66 55 63 73 79 85 89
Wind dir                  NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E
Wind spd                   3  4  5  5  8  8  6  5  5  5  8  6  8  6  6  6  8  8
Clouds                    OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV
PoP 12hr                     10           5           5           5          10
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain                                                                          C
Obvis                     PF PF PF
Wind chill                                                                32 31
Min chill                    36    37          36    33    34          36    30


Date           03/29  Thu 03/30/17  Fri 03/31/17  Sat 04/01/17  Sun 04/02/17
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

Max/Min          49      37    46      35    51      35    56      38    57
Temp          46 46   40 37 44 46   39 36 48 50   41 36 54 53   42 39 55 54
Dewpt         37 37   35 34 36 36   35 33 37 36   34 31 37 37   35 34 38 40
PWind dir         E       E     E      NE     N       N    NW      SW     W
Wind char        GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    GN
Avg clouds    B2 OV   OV OV B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC   SC SC B1 B1
PoP 12hr         50      70    70      70    20       5    10      30    20
Rain           C  C    C  L  L  L    L  C  S                     S  C  S  S
Snow                                    C  S

$$
IAZ048-281000-
Ames-Story IA
41.99N  93.62W Elev. 936 ft
251 AM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017

Date           03/26/17      Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17            Wed
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

Min/Max                      41          52          38          56          39
Temp                      42 41 45 49 52 50 44 41 39 38 45 53 56 55 48 46 42 39
Dewpt                     40 39 39 40 40 40 40 38 37 36 38 40 40 40 40 38 38 37
RH                        93 92 79 71 63 68 86 89 92 92 76 61 55 57 74 73 86 92
Wind dir                   N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E
Wind spd                   4  6  6  6  8  6  5  5  4  4  8  6  9  8  8  8  8  8
Clouds                    OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV
PoP 12hr                     10          10           5           5          50
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0        0.08
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain                                                                    C  C  L
Obvis                     PF PF PF
Wind chill                                                                   33
Min chill                    36    38          37    32    35                33


Date           03/29  Thu 03/30/17  Fri 03/31/17  Sat 04/01/17  Sun 04/02/17
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

Max/Min          49      39    48      35    53      35    56      39    58
Temp          46 47   42 39 46 47   40 36 49 52   41 36 53 54   45 40 56 55
Dewpt         38 38   36 35 38 36   35 33 37 37   35 32 38 37   37 35 39 40
PWind dir         E       E    NE      NE     N       N    NW      SW     W
Wind char        GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    GN
Avg clouds    OV OV   OV OV B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1
PoP 12hr         70      70    80      50    10       0    10      30    20
Rain           L  L    L  L  D  L    C  S                        S  C  S  S
Snow                                    S

$$
IAZ004-281000-
Estherville-Emmet IA
43.40N  94.75W Elev. 1315 ft
251 AM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017

Date           03/26/17      Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17            Wed
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

Min/Max                      37          52          34          55          39
Temp                      38 37 42 48 52 49 41 38 36 34 39 51 55 52 45 42 41 39
Dewpt                     37 36 36 37 38 37 37 36 34 33 34 37 37 38 37 37 36 36
RH                        96 96 79 65 59 63 85 92 92 96 82 59 51 59 73 82 82 89
Wind dir                  NW  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  N NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E
Wind spd                   5  4  9  9  9  8  5  4  4  6  9  9 10  9  8  8  6  9
Clouds                    OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV B2 OV
PoP 12hr                     10           5           0           0          30
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain                                                                    C  C  C
Obvis                     PF PF PF
Wind chill                32    36                   28 33                   33
Min chill                    32    33          33    27    27          37    33


Date           03/29  Thu 03/30/17  Fri 03/31/17  Sat 04/01/17  Sun 04/02/17
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

Max/Min          49      36    47      32    50      33    54      37    55
Temp          46 45   39 36 45 46   37 33 47 48   38 35 52 51   43 38 53 52
Dewpt         37 37   35 33 35 35   33 31 33 34   31 29 33 36   35 34 36 37
PWind dir         E       E     E      NE    NE       N    NW       W     W
Wind char        GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN
Avg clouds    B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
PoP 12hr         50      50    50      20    10       0    10      10    20
Rain           C  C    C  C  C  C    S                                    S
Snow                      C  C

$$
IAZ035-281000-
Fort Dodge-Webster IA
42.55N  94.18W Elev. 1165 ft
251 AM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017

Date           03/26/17      Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17            Wed
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

Min/Max                      39          52          36          56          39
Temp                      40 39 44 49 52 48 43 40 38 36 43 52 56 54 48 44 41 39
Dewpt                     37 36 37 39 39 39 38 37 36 35 37 40 39 39 39 38 37 36
RH                        89 89 76 68 61 71 82 89 92 96 79 63 53 57 71 79 85 89
Wind dir                   N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  N NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E
Wind spd                   3  5  8  9  9  8  5  5  4  5  8  9  9  8  9  8  9 10
Clouds                    OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV
PoP 12hr                     10           5           5           5          40
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0        0.03
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain                                                                    C  C  L
Obvis                     PF PF PF
Wind chill                      38                                           32
Min chill                    34    35          35    30    32          39    32


Date           03/29  Thu 03/30/17  Fri 03/31/17  Sat 04/01/17  Sun 04/02/17
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

Max/Min          49      38    47      34    52      35    55      39    56
Temp          46 46   41 38 45 46   38 35 49 51   41 36 53 53   44 40 54 54
Dewpt         38 37   36 34 36 35   34 32 36 36   34 30 36 36   36 34 38 38
PWind dir         E       E    NE      NE    NE      NE    NW      SW     W
Wind char        GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN
Avg clouds    OV OV   OV OV B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1
PoP 12hr         60      70    70      30    10       0    10      30    20
Rain           L  L    L  L  L  L    C  S                        S  C  S  S
Snow                                    S

$$
IAZ094-281000-
Lamoni-Decatur IA
40.63N  93.90W Elev. 1125 ft
251 AM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017

Date           03/26/17      Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17            Wed
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

Min/Max                      44          55          40          58          42
Temp                      45 44 46 51 55 52 46 43 42 40 48 56 58 57 51 47 44 42
Dewpt                     42 42 41 42 42 42 41 39 38 39 40 42 42 41 41 39 39 39
RH                        89 93 83 71 61 69 83 86 86 96 74 59 55 55 68 74 82 89
Wind dir                  NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E
Wind spd                   4  6  9  9  9  8  6  5  5  5  8  8  8  8 10 10 10 11
Clouds                    OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV
PoP 12hr                     50          50           5           5          50
QPF 12hr                   0.06        0.04           0           0        0.05
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Drizzle
Rain                       C  C  C                                S  S  C  C  D
Obvis                     PF PF PF
Wind chill                      39                                        38 36
Min chill                    38    35          39    36    38                36


Date           03/29  Thu 03/30/17  Fri 03/31/17  Sat 04/01/17  Sun 04/02/17
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

Max/Min          52      41    51      37    54      38    60      42    61
Temp          50 51   46 41 49 50   41 38 50 53   43 39 56 58   46 43 58 59
Dewpt         41 41   40 39 43 38   36 35 38 37   36 34 38 38   37 37 41 41
PWind dir         E       E    NE       N     N       N     N       S     S
Wind char        GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    GN
Avg clouds    OV OV   OV OV OV OV   B2 B2 B2 B1   SC SC SC B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
PoP 12hr         80      80    80      30    10       0     5      30    40
Rain           D  D    D  D  D  C    C  S                        S  C  C  S

$$
IAZ017-281000-
Mason City-Cerro Gordo IA
43.16N  93.33W Elev. 1189 ft
251 AM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017

Date           03/26/17      Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17            Wed
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

Min/Max                      37          49          34          54          37
Temp                      38 37 41 46 49 46 41 38 36 34 39 49 54 50 44 40 38 37
Dewpt                     37 36 37 39 39 39 37 36 35 34 35 38 38 38 37 36 35 34
RH                        96 96 85 76 68 76 85 92 96100 85 66 54 63 76 85 89 89
Wind dir                  NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E
Wind spd                   4  6  8  8  9  8  6  5  5  6  9  8 10  8  8  6  8  8
Clouds                    OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 SC B2 B2 OV
PoP 12hr                     10           5           5           0          10
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain                                                                          C
Obvis                     PF PF PF
Wind chill                                           28 33                32 31
Min chill                    32    33          34    28    28          34    30


Date           03/29  Thu 03/30/17  Fri 03/31/17  Sat 04/01/17  Sun 04/02/17
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

Max/Min          49      35    45      32    50      33    53      37    55
Temp          45 45   38 35 44 44   36 33 47 48   38 34 51 50   41 38 54 51
Dewpt         36 36   34 32 35 35   33 31 35 36   32 30 35 35   35 34 37 38
PWind dir         E       E     E      NE    NE      NE     W       W     W
Wind char        GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
Avg clouds    B2 OV   OV B2 B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC B1
PoP 12hr         50      60    70      50    10       0    10      20    20
Rain           C  C    C  L  L  L    C  S                           S  S  S
Snow                      L  L          S

$$
IAZ049-281000-
Marshalltown-Marshall IA
42.11N  92.91W Elev. 972 ft
251 AM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017

Date           03/26/17      Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17            Wed
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

Min/Max                      40          51          38          55          38
Temp                      42 40 44 48 51 49 44 41 39 38 44 51 55 53 46 43 40 38
Dewpt                     40 39 39 40 41 40 40 38 38 37 39 40 40 40 39 37 35 35
RH                        93 96 82 74 68 71 86 89 96 96 82 66 57 61 76 79 82 89
Wind dir                  NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E
Wind spd                   4  5  8  8 10  9  8  6  6  6  8  8 10  8  9  9  9 10
Clouds                    OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV
PoP 12hr                     10          10           5           5          30
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain                                                                    C  C  C
Obvis                     PF PF PF
Wind chill                                                                34 31
Min chill                    35    36          35    32    32          38    31


Date           03/29  Thu 03/30/17  Fri 03/31/17  Sat 04/01/17  Sun 04/02/17
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

Max/Min          49      37    47      34    51      34    56      38    57
Temp          46 47   40 37 45 46   39 35 48 50   40 35 54 53   43 39 55 54
Dewpt         37 37   35 34 37 36   35 32 36 36   34 31 37 35   35 34 38 39
PWind dir         E       E    NE      NE     N       N    NW       S     W
Wind char        GN      GN    BZ      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
Avg clouds    OV OV   OV OV B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1
PoP 12hr         70      70    80      70    10       0    10      30    20
Rain           C  L    L  L  D  L    L  C                        S  C  S  S
Snow                                    C

$$
IAZ086-281000-
Ottumwa-Wapello IA
41.11N  92.45W Elev. 836 ft
251 AM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017

Date           03/26/17      Mon 03/27/17            Tue 03/28/17            Wed
CDT 3hrly     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

Min/Max                      44          54          41          57          39
Temp                      44 44 47 51 54 51 46 43 43 41 47 54 57 56 48 45 42 39
Dewpt                     42 41 41 42 43 42 42 40 39 39 41 42 41 41 40 38 36 36
RH                        93 89 79 71 66 71 86 89 86 92 79 64 55 57 74 76 79 89
Wind dir                   N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E
Wind spd                   4  6  9  9 10  9  8  8  8  6  9  8  9  8  9 10  9 11
Clouds                    OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV
PoP 12hr                     40          50           5           5          20
QPF 12hr                   0.01        0.05           0           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Drizzle
Rain                       S  C  C  C                                   S  S  L
Obvis                     PF PF PF
Wind chill                                                                   32
Min chill                    39                38    35    37                32


Date           03/29  Thu 03/30/17  Fri 03/31/17  Sat 04/01/17  Sun 04/02/17
CDT 6hrly     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6hrly     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

Max/Min          52      41    50      38    54      37    59      41    61
Temp          49 52   45 41 47 50   42 39 51 53   43 38 56 57   45 42 58 58
Dewpt         38 39   38 38 41 39   38 35 38 37   36 33 38 38   37 35 39 40
PWind dir         E       E    NE       N     N       N     N      SE     S
Wind char        GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    LT      LT    GN
Avg clouds    OV OV   OV OV OV B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1
PoP 12hr         70      80    80      50    20       0     5      20    20
Rain           L  L    L  D  D  L    C  C  S                        S  S  S

$$



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