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POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
414 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

IAZ060-231000-
DES MOINES-POLK IA
41.54N  93.65W ELEV. 924 FT
414 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

DATE           12/22/14      TUE 12/23/14            WED 12/24/14            THU
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06
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                      35          38          31          35          25
TEMP             40 39 38 37 35 35 37 37 35 33 31 31 31 32 34 35 31 29 28 27 26
DEWPT            38 37 37 35 33 33 34 34 33 32 31 31 29 28 29 29 28 27 25 26 24
RH               92 92 96 92 92 92 89 89 92 96100100 92 85 82 78 88 92 88 96 92
WIND DIR          E  E NE NE NW NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW  W  W  S
WIND SPD          9  8  6  5  5  6  8 10 11 13 12 14 14 17 14 14 11 10  9 10 11
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR                     90          60          30          20           5
QPF 12HR                   0.21        0.07        0.05           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00           T           T
RAIN              D  D  L  L  L        C
SNOW                          L  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  S
WIND CHILL       34 33          29 31 30 27 23 21 20 20 21 24 25 22 20 19 17 15
MIN CHILL        33    33    29    29    27    21    20    20    22    19    15


DATE           12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MAX/MIN          42      31    39      18    27      19    33      22    32
TEMP          38 37 34   32 37 30 24   19 25 23 21   19 30 28 25   23 30 24
DEWPT         28 30 29   29 28 22 15   11 14 15 16   15 20 19 19   18 18 17
PWIND DIR         S       S    SW      NW     W      SW     S       S     N
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    GN      BZ    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1   SC B1 B1 B2   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC B1   B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR          0       5    20      20     5       5     5      10    10
RAIN                         S  S
SNOW                         S  S  S    S

$$
IAZ039-231000-
WATERLOO/CEDAR FALLS-BLACK HAWK IA
42.55N  92.40W ELEV. 865 FT
414 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

DATE           12/22/14      TUE 12/23/14            WED 12/24/14            THU
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06
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                      35          36          28          34          26
TEMP             36 36 36 35 35 34 36 35 34 33 31 30 28 29 33 34 30 29 28 27 26
DEWPT            35 35 34 33 33 34 35 35 34 33 31 30 28 28 30 29 28 28 27 26 24
RH               96 96 92 92 92100 96100100100100100100 96 89 82 92 96 96 96 92
WIND DIR          E  E NE NE NE  N  N  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW  W  W SW
WIND SPD         11 10  9  9  5  4  5  6  9 12  9 12 12 14 14 13 10 10  8  9  8
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR                     80          70          30          20           5
QPF 12HR                   0.26        0.10        0.03           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00           T
RAIN              C  L  D  D  L     C
SNOW                             L     C  C  S  C  S  S  S  S  S
WIND CHILL       28 29 29 28       30 29 27 24 23 20 17 18 23 25 21 20 20 18 18
MIN CHILL        28    27    27    29    27    23    17    16    21    19    17


DATE           12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MAX/MIN          38      29    38      15    24      15    28      19    29
TEMP          35 34 31   30 36 28 21   16 22 20 17   16 25 24 21   20 27 21
DEWPT         29 30 29   29 32 24 16   10  9 12 14   14 19 17 18   18 19 16
PWIND DIR         S       S    SW      NW     W       W     S       S     N
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B2 B2   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   B2 B2 OV
POP 12HR          5       5    20      20    10       5    10      10    10
RAIN                         S  S
SNOW                         S  S  S    S                              S  S

$$
IAZ048-231000-
AMES-STORY IA
41.99N  93.62W ELEV. 936 FT
414 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

DATE           12/22/14      TUE 12/23/14            WED 12/24/14            THU
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06
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                      34          36          28          34          25
TEMP             38 37 37 35 34 33 35 35 34 33 31 30 28 29 33 34 30 28 27 26 26
DEWPT            37 36 36 34 32 32 33 33 32 30 31 30 28 27 28 29 27 26 25 25 22
RH               96 96 96 96 92 96 92 92 92 89100100100 92 82 82 88 92 92 96 85
WIND DIR          E  E NE NE  N NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW  W  W  S
WIND SPD          9  6  9  8  5  8  9 10 12 14 13 14 16 16 16 13 12 10  9  9 10
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR                     80          70          30          10           5
QPF 12HR                   0.25        0.10        0.04           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00           T           T
RAIN              D  D  D  L  L
SNOW                          L  L  C  C  C  C  C  S
WIND CHILL       32    30 28    26 27 27 25 23 21 19 16 17 22 25 20 19 18 17 16
MIN CHILL        31    30    28    25    24    21    16    16    20    18    16


DATE           12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MAX/MIN          40      29    36      15    25      17    31      19    29
TEMP          36 35 32   30 34 27 21   16 23 21 19   17 28 26 22   20 27 22
DEWPT         28 29 28   28 27 21 13   10 13 14 15   14 19 18 18   17 17 16
PWIND DIR         S      SE    SW      NW     W      SW     S       S     N
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    GN      BZ    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B2   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC B1   B2 B2 OV
POP 12HR          0       5    20      20     5       5     5      10    10
SNOW                         S  S  S    S

$$
IAZ004-231000-
ESTHERVILLE-EMMET IA
43.40N  94.75W ELEV. 1315 FT
414 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

DATE           12/22/14      TUE 12/23/14            WED 12/24/14            THU
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06
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                      31          33          27          32          23
TEMP             36 34 33 31 31 30 31 31 31 32 31 29 27 28 31 32 28 26 25 24 24
DEWPT            35 33 32 30 29 30 31 31 31 30 29 28 27 26 28 27 26 25 23 23 21
RH               96 96 96 96 92100100100100 92 92 96100 92 88 81 92 96 92 96 88
WIND DIR          E  E NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW  W  W SW SW SW
WIND SPD         12 10 12 13 14 17 18 18 18 18 19 18 17 16 14 13 12  9 11 11 10
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR                     80          80          50          10           5
QPF 12HR                   0.14        0.20        0.04           0           0
SNOW 12HR                     1           2           T
RAIN              L  L
SNOW                 L  D  D  D  L  L  L  C  C  S
WIND CHILL       28 26 24 21 20 18 19 19 19 20 19 17 14 16 20 22 17 18 14 13 14
MIN CHILL        27    24    20    18    19    19    13    13    17    14    13


DATE           12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MAX/MIN          35      23    27       7    19      10    25      14    19
TEMP          32 30 26   24 26 18 12    8 16 15 12   11 21 20 17   15 18 12
DEWPT         27 28 26   24 23 16  7    3 10 11 11   11 19 16 16   14 11 11
PWIND DIR         S       E     N      NW     W      SW     S      SE     N
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    BZ      BZ    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 OV B2   SC B1 SC SC   SC SC B1 B2   OV OV B2
POP 12HR          5      20    40      20     5       5    10      20    20
SNOW                 S    S  C  C  S    S                      S    S  S  S

$$
IAZ035-231000-
FORT DODGE-WEBSTER IA
42.55N  94.18W ELEV. 1165 FT
414 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

DATE           12/22/14      TUE 12/23/14            WED 12/24/14            THU
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06
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                      32          35          28          33          23
TEMP             37 36 35 33 32 32 32 32 32 32 31 30 28 29 32 33 29 27 26 25 24
DEWPT            36 35 33 32 31 31 31 31 31 30 29 29 27 27 28 27 26 25 23 23 21
RH               96 96 92 96 96 96 96 96 96 92 92 96 96 92 85 78 88 92 88 92 88
WIND DIR          E  E NE NE  N  N  N NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW  W SW  S
WIND SPD         11 10 10  9 10 13 13 13 13 16 14 16 14 16 13 11 11  9  9 10 10
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B2 B1 B1
POP 12HR                     80          70          30          10           5
QPF 12HR                   0.21        0.16        0.04           0           0
SNOW 12HR                     1           1           T
RAIN              L  D  D  D  L
SNOW                    D  D  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  S
WIND CHILL       29 29 27 25 24 22 22 22 22 21 20 19 16 17 22 24 19 18 17 15 14
MIN CHILL        28    27    24    21    21    20    16    16    19    17    13


DATE           12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MAX/MIN          38      25    31      11    23      14    29      18    25
TEMP          34 32 29   26 30 22 16   12 20 19 16   15 25 24 21   19 23 18
DEWPT         27 29 27   24 25 18 10    5 11 12 13   13 20 18 18   15 14 12
PWIND DIR         S      SE     N      NW     W      SW     S       S     N
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    GN      BZ    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1   B1 B2 B2 B2   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC B1   B2 OV OV
POP 12HR          5      10    30      20     5       5     5      10    20
SNOW                         C  C  S    S                              S  S

$$
IAZ094-231000-
LAMONI-DECATUR IA
40.63N  93.90W ELEV. 1125 FT
414 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

DATE           12/22/14      TUE 12/23/14            WED 12/24/14            THU
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06
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                      34          38          30          34          26
TEMP             40 39 38 36 34 32 36 36 35 33 31 30 30 31 33 34 30 29 28 27 26
DEWPT            39 38 37 34 32 32 33 33 33 31 31 30 29 29 29 29 28 28 26 25 24
RH               96 96 96 92 92100 89 89 92 92100100 96 92 85 82 92 96 92 92 92
WIND DIR         SE  S  W  W  W  W  W  W NW  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW  W SW  S
WIND SPD          5  4  6 10 11  9  9 10  9 14 12 13 16 17 17 17 11 11  9  9 12
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B1 B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR                     80          30          40          20           5
QPF 12HR                   0.12        0.03        0.04           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00           T
RAIN              D  L  C  C  C  S  S  S
SNOW                          C  S  S  S  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  S
WIND CHILL                29 26 25 29 29 28 23 21 19 19 20 22 23 20 19 19 18 15
MIN CHILL        36    32    26    24    26    21    19    18    20    19    15


DATE           12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MAX/MIN          42      33    38      19    29      20    33      23    32
TEMP          38 38 35   34 37 30 24   20 27 25 22   21 30 29 26   24 30 26
DEWPT         29 31 30   30 29 23 17   13 16 17 16   17 21 20 21   20 20 19
PWIND DIR         S       S    SW      NW     W      SW     S       S     N
WIND CHAR        BZ      GN    BZ      BZ    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 SC SC SC   FW SC SC B1   B1 B1 B2
POP 12HR          0       5    20      10     5       5     5       5    10
RAIN                         S  S
SNOW                         S  S

$$
IAZ017-231000-
MASON CITY-CERRO GORDO IA
43.16N  93.33W ELEV. 1189 FT
414 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

DATE           12/22/14      TUE 12/23/14            WED 12/24/14            THU
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06
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                      33          34          28          32          24
TEMP             35 35 34 33 33 32 32 32 31 32 31 30 28 29 31 32 28 27 26 25 24
DEWPT            34 33 33 32 31 32 32 32 31 31 30 29 28 27 29 28 27 27 24 24 22
RH               96 92 96 96 92100100100100 96 96 96100 92 92 85 96100 92 96 92
WIND DIR          E  E NE NE  N  N  N NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW  W  W SW
WIND SPD         12 11 11 11 11 12 12 13 12 13 16 16 17 16 16 14 12 10  9 10 10
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR                     80          90          40          10           5
QPF 12HR                   0.19        0.19        0.04           0           0
SNOW 12HR                     1           1           T
RAIN              L  C        D
SNOW                 C  L  D  D  D  L  C  C  C  C  S
WIND CHILL       26 27 26 24 24 22 23 23 21 22 20 19 16 17 20 22 17 17 17 15 14
MIN CHILL        25    26    23    21    21    20    15    15    17    16    14


DATE           12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MAX/MIN          35      24    32      10    20      12    26      16    24
TEMP          32 30 27   25 30 22 16   11 18 16 14   12 23 22 19   17 22 16
DEWPT         27 29 27   25 27 21 12    5 10 11 10   12 19 17 18   16 14 12
PWIND DIR         S      SE    NE      NW     W      SW     S      SE     N
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    GN      BZ    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 B2   B1 B2 B2 B2   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   B2 OV OV
POP 12HR          5      10    40      20    10       5     5      20    20
SNOW                         C  C  S    S                      S    S  S  S

$$
IAZ049-231000-
MARSHALLTOWN-MARSHALL IA
42.11N  92.91W ELEV. 972 FT
414 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

DATE           12/22/14      TUE 12/23/14            WED 12/24/14            THU
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06
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                      34          37          29          34          26
TEMP             37 36 36 35 34 34 35 36 34 33 31 30 29 30 33 34 30 29 28 27 26
DEWPT            36 36 35 34 33 33 34 34 32 32 31 30 29 28 29 28 27 27 26 25 24
RH               96100 96 96 96 96 96 92 92 96100100100 92 85 78 88 92 92 92 92
WIND DIR          E  E NE NE  N NW NW  W  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW  W  W  S
WIND SPD         12  9 10  9  5  5  6  9 11 14 11 14 16 17 17 14 14 11  9 10 10
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR                     90          60          30          20           5
QPF 12HR                   0.30        0.08        0.04           0           0
SNOW 12HR                     T       00-00           T
RAIN              L  D  D  L  L
SNOW                             L  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  S
WIND CHILL       29 29 29 28       29 29 26 23 22 19 17 18 22 24 19 19 19 17 16
MIN CHILL        29    28    27    28    24    21    17    17    19    19    16


DATE           12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MAX/MIN          39      30    38      15    24      16    30      19    29
TEMP          36 35 32   31 36 28 21   16 22 20 18   16 27 25 22   20 27 22
DEWPT         28 30 29   28 30 23 15   10 12 14 15   14 19 19 18   17 18 16
PWIND DIR         S       S    SW      NW     W      SW     S       S     N
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    GN      BZ    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B2   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC B1   B2 B2 OV
POP 12HR          0       5    20      20     5       5     5       5    10
RAIN                         S  S
SNOW                         S  S  S    S

$$
IAZ086-231000-
OTTUMWA-WAPELLO IA
41.11N  92.45W ELEV. 836 FT
414 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

DATE           12/22/14      TUE 12/23/14            WED 12/24/14            THU
CST 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06
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          41          31          36          27
TEMP             39 39 39 38 37 36 39 38 36 34 31 31 32 32 35 36 32 30 29 28 28
DEWPT            38 38 38 37 35 35 35 34 34 33 31 31 30 29 30 29 28 28 27 27 25
RH               96 96 96 96 92 96 85 85 92 96100100 92 88 82 75 85 92 92 96 88
WIND DIR          E  E SE  S SW SW SW  W  W  W NW  N  N  N NW NW NW NW  W  W SW
WIND SPD          9  6  4  5 10 10 11 10  6  2 10 11 14 14 16 16 11 11  9 10 12
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 SC
POP 12HR                     80          30          30          20          10
QPF 12HR                   0.20        0.02        0.02        0.01           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00           T
DRIZZLE                    C  C
RAIN              D  D  C  C  C  S  S  S
SNOW                                            C  S  S  S  S  S
WIND CHILL       33          30 29 32 31 30    23 22 22 22 25 26 23 20 20 19 17
MIN CHILL        31    33    30    29    30    22    21    20    23    20    17


DATE           12/25/14  FRI 12/26/14  SAT 12/27/14  SUN 12/28/14  MON 12/29/14
CST 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MAX/MIN          42      33    43      20    28      19    33      22    33
TEMP          38 38 35   34 41 33 26   21 26 24 21   20 30 28 25   23 30 26
DEWPT         29 30 29   30 33 25 19   14 15 15 16   16 20 20 20   19 20 19
PWIND DIR         S       S    SW      NW     W       W    SW       S     W
WIND CHAR        BZ      GN    GN      BZ    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC B1   B2 B1 B1
POP 12HR          0       5    20      20    10      10    10       5    10
RAIN                         S  S
SNOW                         S  S  S    S

$$



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