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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
343 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

IAZ060-242200-
DES MOINES-POLK IA
41.54N  93.65W ELEV. 924 FT
343 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

DATE             THU 07/24/14            FRI 07/25/14            SAT 07/26/14
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          65          92          72          88
TEMP          67 68 76 81 84 79 74 70 67 65 74 86 90 91 80 75 72 73 82 87 88 86
DEWPT         58 59 61 60 61 62 61 61 59 61 62 68 70 73 73 71 70 71 71 71 70 71
RH            73 73 60 49 46 56 64 73 75 87 66 55 52 56 79 87 93 93 69 59 55 61
WIND DIR       W  S SE  S  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  E  S  N  N  N  N NE  N
WIND SPD       2  4  6  9 11 12 10 11 11 16 18 16 14 10  9  8  6  6  6  6  6  5
CLOUDS        CL FW SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR                      5          50          20          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.23           0           0        0.01
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                          S  C     S                    S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS                               S  C     S                    S  S  S  S  S
HEAT INDEX                                        96 99                93 93 92
MAX HEAT               82    85                89   100    96          93    95


DATE          SUN 07/27/14  MON 07/28/14  TUE 07/29/14  WED 07/30/14
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    81      61    77      60    79      61    79
TEMP          74 68 80 77   67 62 75 75   63 62 77 76   66 62 77 75
DEWPT         66 63 61 61   58 56 56 57   54 54 56 58   56 56 58 60
PWIND DIR        NW    NW      NW     N      NW    NW      SW     W
WIND CHAR        LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR         20    10       5     5       5     5      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     S  S
TSTMS          S  S

$$
IAZ039-242200-
WATERLOO/CEDAR FALLS-BLACK HAWK IA
42.55N  92.40W ELEV. 865 FT
343 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

DATE             THU 07/24/14            FRI 07/25/14            SAT 07/26/14
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                      82          63          80          68          86
TEMP          61 64 72 78 82 76 68 66 63 63 67 75 80 79 74 70 68 71 80 86 86 83
DEWPT         57 58 60 58 60 61 61 61 58 60 62 64 67 70 69 69 67 68 69 69 69 71
RH            87 81 66 50 47 60 78 84 84 90 84 69 65 74 84 97 97 90 69 57 57 67
WIND DIR       E SE  S  S  S  S SE  S  S SE  S  S  S SE SE  S NE  N  N  N  W  W
WIND SPD       1  3  5  8  9 11  9 10 11 16 16 17 14 11  8  6  6  6  8  8  6  6
CLOUDS        CL FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR                      5          80          80          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.67        0.23        0.02           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                       C  L  D  C  L  S  S  S  S
TSTMS                            C  L  D  C  L  S  S  S  S
HEAT INDEX                                                                   88
MAX HEAT                     82                      83                91    91


DATE          SUN 07/27/14  MON 07/28/14  TUE 07/29/14  WED 07/30/14
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    78      58    75      57    77      59    77
TEMP          71 65 77 75   63 59 73 71   61 59 75 74   62 61 75 74
DEWPT         65 62 62 60   57 55 55 57   54 54 57 59   56 56 60 62
PWIND DIR         W    NW      NW     N      NW    NW       W     W
WIND CHAR        LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         10    20      10     5       5    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS           S  S

$$
IAZ048-242200-
AMES-STORY IA
41.99N  93.62W ELEV. 936 FT
343 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

DATE             THU 07/24/14            FRI 07/25/14            SAT 07/26/14
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                      82          64          89          69          85
TEMP          63 65 73 78 82 78 70 69 66 64 71 82 87 87 78 71 69 71 81 83 85 83
DEWPT         59 59 62 62 63 64 62 61 60 61 63 68 70 74 72 71 69 70 70 70 70 71
RH            87 81 68 58 53 62 76 76 81 90 76 63 57 65 82100100 97 69 65 61 67
WIND DIR      SW  S SE  S  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE SE  W  N  N  N  N NW NW
WIND SPD       2  3  6 10 10 11 10 11 12 14 17 17 12  9  6  6  6  6  6  6  5  6
CLOUDS        CL FW FW SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR                      5          60          20          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.43        0.02           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                       S  C  L  S  S
TSTMS                            S  C  L  S  S
HEAT INDEX                                        92 95                   90 88
MAX HEAT                     83                86    96    92          87    91


DATE          SUN 07/27/14  MON 07/28/14  TUE 07/29/14  WED 07/30/14
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          65    79      59    76      58    78      59    78
TEMP          72 66 78 76   64 60 73 74   61 60 75 75   62 61 76 75
DEWPT         65 61 61 61   57 56 57 58   54 54 57 60   56 56 60 62
PWIND DIR        NW    NW      NW     N      NW    NW       W     W
WIND CHAR        LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC B1
POP 12HR         10    10      10    10       5     5      10    10

$$
IAZ004-242200-
ESTHERVILLE-EMMET IA
43.40N  94.75W ELEV. 1315 FT
343 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

DATE             THU 07/24/14            FRI 07/25/14            SAT 07/26/14
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                      81          64          86          67          85
TEMP          59 62 72 78 81 77 69 67 66 64 69 79 83 81 75 69 67 68 79 81 85 80
DEWPT         55 57 60 60 62 64 63 63 62 62 63 67 69 71 70 69 67 67 67 66 65 67
RH            87 84 66 54 53 64 81 87 87 93 81 67 63 72 84100100 97 67 60 51 65
WIND DIR       W  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S SE  S  S  S NW  N NW NW  N  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD       4  5 10 14 17 16 13 14 17 16 18 12  8  8  5  6  5  6  6  8  9  9
CLOUDS        CL SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC B1 SC SC FW SC SC FW FW FW SC
POP 12HR                     20          60          20          10          10
QPF 12HR                   0.04        0.36        0.01           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                 S  C  C  C  C  S  S                                S
TSTMS                      S  C  C  C  C  S  S                                S


DATE          SUN 07/27/14  MON 07/28/14  TUE 07/29/14  WED 07/30/14
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    75      57    75      56    77      59    77
TEMP          68 63 73 72   60 59 72 72   58 60 74 75   62 61 75 74
DEWPT         61 57 58 59   55 54 54 57   53 52 55 59   56 56 58 60
PWIND DIR         W    NW       N     N      NW    NW       W     W
WIND CHAR        GN    BZ      GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR         20    20      10     5       5    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     S  S  S  S
TSTMS          S  S

$$
IAZ035-242200-
FORT DODGE-WEBSTER IA
42.55N  94.18W ELEV. 1165 FT
343 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

DATE             THU 07/24/14            FRI 07/25/14            SAT 07/26/14
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                      81          65          89          69          86
TEMP          62 64 73 78 81 78 73 68 67 65 70 82 87 85 78 72 69 70 80 82 86 83
DEWPT         58 58 61 61 63 64 62 62 61 61 63 68 71 73 71 70 68 68 69 69 68 69
RH            87 81 66 56 54 62 68 81 81 87 78 63 59 67 79 93 97 93 69 65 55 63
WIND DIR       S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE  E  N  N  N  N  N NW  W
WIND SPD       1  3  8 11 12 13 11 13 16 17 19 14 10  8  5  6  5  5  5  6  6  6
CLOUDS        CL FW SC B1 B1 SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR                     20          50          20          10          10
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.51        0.01           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                 S  S  C  C  C  S  S
TSTMS                      S  S  C  C  C  S  S
HEAT INDEX                                        92 92
MAX HEAT                     82                85    94    89          85    89


DATE          SUN 07/27/14  MON 07/28/14  TUE 07/29/14  WED 07/30/14
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    77      58    76      57    77      59    77
TEMP          70 64 75 74   62 60 74 73   59 60 75 74   62 61 75 74
DEWPT         64 59 60 61   57 55 56 58   53 53 56 59   57 56 60 61
PWIND DIR         W    NW       N     N      NW    NW       W     W
WIND CHAR        LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR         10    10       5    10       5     5      10    10

$$
IAZ094-242200-
LAMONI-DECATUR IA
40.63N  93.90W ELEV. 1125 FT
343 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

DATE             THU 07/24/14            FRI 07/25/14            SAT 07/26/14
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                      82          65          93          72          89
TEMP          64 66 73 79 82 77 72 70 67 65 73 85 91 92 80 78 72 73 82 86 89 87
DEWPT         59 58 60 59 60 61 60 60 58 59 62 68 71 73 72 70 70 71 72 72 72 72
RH            84 75 64 50 47 58 66 71 73 81 68 57 52 54 77 76 93 93 72 63 57 61
WIND DIR       W SE SE  S  S  S SE SE  S SE  S  S  S  S SW SW  W NW NE  N NE NE
WIND SPD       2  3  6  9 11 11 10 12 13 14 19 18 16 11 10 10  9  8  8  9  8  5
CLOUDS        CL FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR                      5          20          10          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.01
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                        S  S  S  S  C
TSTMS                                                             S  S  S  S  C
HEAT INDEX                                        98101                92 96 93
MAX HEAT                     83                89   102    96          95    96


DATE          SUN 07/27/14  MON 07/28/14  TUE 07/29/14  WED 07/30/14
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    83      61    77      59    78      60    79
TEMP          75 68 82 78   69 61 73 75   62 62 76 75   63 62 77 76
DEWPT         67 65 61 61   58 57 56 57   54 54 55 58   55 56 57 59
PWIND DIR         N    NW      NW     N       N    NW      SW     W
WIND CHAR        LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC FW FW FW   FW FW SC FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR         30    10       5     5       5    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     C  C
TSTMS          C  C

$$
IAZ017-242200-
MASON CITY-CERRO GORDO IA
43.16N  93.33W ELEV. 1189 FT
343 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

DATE             THU 07/24/14            FRI 07/25/14            SAT 07/26/14
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                      81          62          82          67          85
TEMP          59 63 72 78 81 76 67 64 63 62 68 78 81 80 73 68 67 68 79 82 84 83
DEWPT         57 58 61 60 62 63 62 62 61 61 63 66 69 71 70 68 67 68 69 68 68 69
RH            93 84 68 54 53 64 84 93 93 97 84 67 67 74 90100100100 72 63 59 63
WIND DIR      SW  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S SE  S  S  S SE SE SW  W  N NW  W  W  W
WIND SPD       2  3  6 11 12 12 10 12 14 16 18 16 12 10  6  5  5  6  6  8  8  8
CLOUDS        CL FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                     20          80          60          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0        1.05        0.09        0.01           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                    C  C  L  D  C  C        S  S                    S
TSTMS                         C  C  L  D  C  C        S  S                    S


DATE          SUN 07/27/14  MON 07/28/14  TUE 07/29/14  WED 07/30/14
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    75      57    75      56    76      58    77
TEMP          68 62 73 72   61 58 73 72   60 58 74 73   61 60 75 74
DEWPT         63 59 60 60   56 55 55 57   54 53 57 59   57 56 60 62
PWIND DIR         W    NW       N     N      NW    NW       W     W
WIND CHAR        LT    BZ      GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR         20    20      10     5       5     5      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     S  S  S  S
TSTMS          S  S

$$
IAZ049-242200-
MARSHALLTOWN-MARSHALL IA
42.11N  92.91W ELEV. 972 FT
343 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

DATE             THU 07/24/14            FRI 07/25/14            SAT 07/26/14
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                      80          62          88          69          85
TEMP          61 64 73 77 80 75 68 65 63 62 69 79 85 84 76 72 69 72 81 83 85 83
DEWPT         57 58 61 61 63 63 61 60 59 60 62 66 69 72 70 70 68 69 70 70 70 71
RH            87 81 66 58 56 66 78 84 87 93 78 64 59 67 82 93 97 90 69 65 61 67
WIND DIR       N  E SE  S  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SE SE  S NE  N  N  N  W NW
WIND SPD       3  2  4  9 10 11  9 11 12 16 18 17 14 11  8  8  6  6  6  6  6  5
CLOUDS        CL FW FW SC B1 SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR                      0          80          50          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.57        0.14        0.01           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                       C  L  L  C  C        S  S
TSTMS                            C  L  L  C  C        S  S
HEAT INDEX                                           89                   90 88
MAX HEAT                     82                82    91    88          88    91


DATE          SUN 07/27/14  MON 07/28/14  TUE 07/29/14  WED 07/30/14
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          65    78      58    74      57    77      58    77
TEMP          71 66 77 74   63 59 72 71   61 59 75 74   62 60 74 74
DEWPT         65 62 61 62   57 55 56 59   54 54 57 60   57 56 60 63
PWIND DIR        NW    NW      NW     N      NW    NW       W     W
WIND CHAR        LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC   FW FW FW SC   FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR         10    10      10     5      10     5      10    10

$$
IAZ086-242200-
OTTUMWA-WAPELLO IA
41.11N  92.45W ELEV. 836 FT
343 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

DATE             THU 07/24/14            FRI 07/25/14            SAT 07/26/14
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                      81          64          88          70          87
TEMP          60 64 72 78 81 76 69 66 65 64 68 82 86 87 77 75 70 72 81 86 87 83
DEWPT         57 58 61 60 61 61 60 59 58 59 62 66 68 72 71 71 69 71 72 73 72 74
RH            90 81 68 54 51 60 73 78 78 84 81 58 55 61 82 87 97 97 74 65 61 74
WIND DIR      NE  E SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SE  S  W  W  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD       2  3  4  6  8  9  9 10 12 13 17 17 17 11 10 10  8  8  6  8  8  5
CLOUDS        CL FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR                      0          60          30          20          20
QPF 12HR                      0        0.25        0.14        0.02        0.01
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                          C  L  C  C        S  S        S  S  S  S  C
TSTMS                               C  L  C  C        S  S        S  S  S  S  C
HEAT INDEX                                           94             86 93 94 90
MAX HEAT                     82                84    94    90          94    97


DATE          SUN 07/27/14  MON 07/28/14  TUE 07/29/14  WED 07/30/14
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    82      60    76      58    78      59    78
TEMP          73 68 81 77   66 61 74 73   62 60 76 75   61 62 76 75
DEWPT         67 65 63 62   58 56 56 58   55 55 57 59   56 56 58 61
PWIND DIR        NW    NW      NW     N      NW    NW       W     W
WIND CHAR        LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC FW FW   FW SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR         30    10      10     5       5     5      10     5
RAIN SHWRS     C  C
TSTMS          C  C

$$



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