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POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
659 AM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

IAZ060-072200-
DES MOINES-POLK IA
41.54N  93.65W ELEV. 924 FT
659 AM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

DATE             SUN 02/07/16            MON 02/08/16            TUE 02/09/16
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18
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                      44          21          23           9          19
TEMP                37 43 42 33 30 27 24 22 21 23 22 19 17 16 11 10 10 17 19 16
DEWPT               28 30 27 27 26 22 18 15 13 11 11 12 11  9  8  7  7  8  7  6
RH                  70 60 55 78 85 81 77 74 71 59 62 74 77 73 87 87 87 67 59 64
WIND DIR             W  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD            11 17 19 19 21 24 27 28 31 29 27 24 20 18 17 16 16 17 16 14
WIND GUST           23       29 33 35 39 40 43 42 40
CLOUDS              FW B1 B1 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR                     20          90          90          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0        0.03        0.01           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00           1           T
SNOWSHWRS                     C  L  O  O  O  L  C  S
OBVIS                              BS BS BS BS BS BS
WIND CHILL          29 35 33 22 17 13  7  5  2  5  4  1  0 -1 -6 -7 -7  1  4  1
MIN CHILL        28    28    21    12     3     1     0    -2    -8    -8    -1


DATE               WED 02/10/16  THU 02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MIN/MAX             4    19       9    26      14    27      11    29
TEMP           9    4 15 19 14   10 23 24 18   15 26 23 19   11 26 27
DEWPT          3   -1  2  6  7    6  9 10 10    9 11 10 10    5 10 13
PWIND DIR          NW    NW      NW    NE       E     N       N    NE
WIND CHAR          GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC B1 B1   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0    10       5     5       5    10       5     5

$$
IAZ039-072200-
WATERLOO/CEDAR FALLS-BLACK HAWK IA
42.55N  92.40W ELEV. 865 FT
659 AM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

DATE             SUN 02/07/16            MON 02/08/16            TUE 02/09/16
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18
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                      37          17          20           6          13
TEMP                32 37 37 32 29 25 22 19 17 20 19 17 16 14 10  7  6  9 13 10
DEWPT               24 27 27 27 25 20 15 12 11 10 10 10  9  8  5  3  4  5  4  3
RH                  72 67 67 81 85 81 74 74 77 64 67 73 73 76 80 83 91 83 67 73
WIND DIR             W  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD            12 16 13 17 21 25 28 27 28 28 26 23 20 19 18 17 18 18 17 16
WIND GUST           23    24 27    36 40 39 41 41 37 33
CLOUDS              FW B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR                     30          90          90          20           5
QPF 12HR                      0        0.03        0.02           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00           1           T
SNOWSHWRS                     C  O  O  O  O  O  L  C  S
OBVIS                              BS BS BS BS BS BS BS
WIND CHILL          23 28 28 21 16  9  4  1 -3  2  1 -1 -1 -3 -8-12-13 -9 -4 -7
MIN CHILL        24    22    20     8     1    -4    -1    -3   -12   -13    -8
BLIZZARD                         W  W  W  W  W  W  W


DATE               WED 02/10/16  THU 02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MIN/MAX            -2    11       2    17       6    19       4    20
TEMP           4   -2  9 10  7    3 15 15  9    7 19 15 10    4 18 17
DEWPT         -1   -5  0  2  1   -1  5  6  5    5  8  7  4    0  7  8
PWIND DIR          NW    NW      NW     N      NW     N      NW    NE
WIND CHAR          GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC B1 B1   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0    10      10     5       5    10       5     5

$$
IAZ048-072200-
AMES-STORY IA
41.99N  93.62W ELEV. 936 FT
659 AM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

DATE             SUN 02/07/16            MON 02/08/16            TUE 02/09/16
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18
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                      39          18          20           8          16
TEMP                34 39 39 32 30 26 22 20 18 19 19 17 15 14 11  9  8 14 16 12
DEWPT               27 30 29 27 25 20 16 13 12 10 11 11 10  8  7  6  6  6  6  6
RH                  75 70 67 81 81 78 77 74 77 67 70 77 80 76 83 87 91 70 64 76
WIND DIR             W  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD            13 17 19 20 23 26 28 29 31 31 28 24 20 18 17 17 17 17 16 14
WIND GUST           24 27 29    35 37 40 42 43 43 40 34
CLOUDS              FW B2 B1 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR                     30          90          90          10           5
QPF 12HR                      0        0.03        0.01           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00           1           T
SNOWSHWRS                     C  O  O  O  O  O  C  C
OBVIS                           BS BS BS BS BS BS BS BS
WIND CHILL          25 30 29 19 16 10  4  2 -2  0  0 -1 -3 -3 -7 -9-10 -3  1 -4
MIN CHILL        23    23    18     9     1    -3    -2    -4   -10   -12    -4
BLIZZARD                         W  W  W  W  W  W  W


DATE               WED 02/10/16  THU 02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MIN/MAX             0    14       7    21      10    22       7    24
TEMP           5    0 10 14 13    7 19 19 13   11 22 18 14    7 22 22
DEWPT          1   -3  2  6  6    4  8  9  8    8 10  9  7    3 10 12
PWIND DIR          NW    NW      NW    NE       E     N       N    NE
WIND CHAR          GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC B1 B1   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5    10       5     5       5    10       5     5

$$
IAZ004-072200-
ESTHERVILLE-EMMET IA
43.40N  94.75W ELEV. 1315 FT
659 AM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

DATE             SUN 02/07/16            MON 02/08/16            TUE 02/09/16
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18
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                      35          15          17           6          14
TEMP                32 34 33 29 24 21 19 17 15 17 17 16 12 12  7  6  7 11 14 10
DEWPT               24 27 27 25 21 16 13 10 10  9  9  9  8  7  6  5  5  6  4  3
RH                  72 75 78 85 88 81 77 73 80 70 70 73 84 80 96 96 91 80 64 73
WIND DIR             W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD            21 25 26 29 32 34 34 34 34 32 29 27 24 20 19 19 19 19 19 17
WIND GUST           34    37 40 43 46 46 46 47 44 42 37
CLOUDS              B1 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR                     70          90          80           5           5
QPF 12HR                   0.02        0.06        0.02           0           0
SNOW 12HR                     T           1           T
SNOWSHWRS                  C  O  O  O  O  O  C  C
OBVIS                     BS BS BS BS BS BS BS BS BS BS
WIND CHILL          19 22 20 14  6  1 -2 -4 -6 -3 -3 -3 -8 -8-13-14-13 -7 -3 -8
MIN CHILL        19    19    14     0    -4    -8    -6    -8   -14   -14    -9
BLIZZARD                      W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W


DATE               WED 02/10/16  THU 02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MIN/MAX            -3    12       0    16       5    17       3    18
TEMP           2   -3  9 12  8    1 14 13  8    6 17 13  9    3 16 17
DEWPT         -2   -6  1  4  3    0  6  7  7    6  8  5  3    0  7 10
PWIND DIR          NW    NW      NW     E       S     N      NW    NE
WIND CHAR          GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5    10       5     5      10    10       5     5

$$
IAZ035-072200-
FORT DODGE-WEBSTER IA
42.55N  94.18W ELEV. 1165 FT
659 AM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

DATE             SUN 02/07/16            MON 02/08/16            TUE 02/09/16
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18
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                      38          16          20           6          15
TEMP                33 37 37 30 27 23 20 18 17 19 19 17 14 12  8  7  7 13 15 11
DEWPT               24 27 27 25 23 17 15 12 11  9  9 10  8  6  6  5  5  6  5  4
RH                  69 67 67 81 85 77 81 77 77 64 64 73 76 76 91 91 91 73 64 73
WIND DIR             W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD            18 20 21 23 24 26 28 29 29 28 27 23 20 18 17 17 17 18 17 16
WIND GUST           28    32    35 39 40 41 43 41 39
CLOUDS              SC B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR                     50          90          80          10           5
QPF 12HR                   0.01        0.05        0.02           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00           1           T
SNOWSHWRS                  S  L  O  O  O  O  L  C  S
OBVIS                        BS BS BS BS BS BS BS BS BS
WIND CHILL          22 27 26 17 12  6  2 -1 -3  1  1 -1 -4 -6-10-12-12 -5 -1 -6
MIN CHILL        24    20    17     5    -1    -4    -2    -6   -13   -13    -6
BLIZZARD                         W  W  W  W  W  W  W


DATE               WED 02/10/16  THU 02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MIN/MAX            -1    13       5    18       8    19       4    22
TEMP           4   -1  9 13 10    5 17 16 12    9 19 14 10    4 19 20
DEWPT         -1   -5  1  4  4    2  7  7  7    6  9  7  4    0  9 11
PWIND DIR          NW    NW      NW     E       E     N      NW    NE
WIND CHAR          GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC B1 B1 B1   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5    10       5     5      10    10       5     5

$$
IAZ094-072200-
LAMONI-DECATUR IA
40.63N  93.90W ELEV. 1125 FT
659 AM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

DATE             SUN 02/07/16            MON 02/08/16            TUE 02/09/16
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18
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                      45          23          25          12          23
TEMP                38 44 44 36 33 29 27 25 23 25 24 22 19 17 13 12 14 21 23 19
DEWPT               31 30 27 26 26 23 19 17 15 13 13 13 12 10  9  8  8  8  8  8
RH                  76 57 51 67 75 78 71 71 71 60 62 68 74 73 84 84 76 56 52 61
WIND DIR            NW NW  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD            12 17 18 19 21 23 24 26 29 28 27 25 20 17 16 17 17 17 16 16
WIND GUST                 28 29    34 37 39 43 42 40
CLOUDS              SC B1 B1 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR                     10          70          70           5           5
QPF 12HR                      0        0.03        0.04           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00           T           1
SNOWSHWRS                     S  C  L  L  L  C  C  S
OBVIS                              BS BS BS BS BS BS
WIND CHILL          30 36 36 26 20 16 12  9  5  8  8  6  3  1 -3 -5 -3  7 10  4
MIN CHILL        25    27    25    15     8     4     5     0    -6    -6     4


DATE               WED 02/10/16  THU 02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MIN/MAX             6    23      12    29      16    31      15    33
TEMP          11    7 20 23 21   12 27 27 21   17 30 27 22   15 31 30
DEWPT          5    0  4  8 10    7 11 11 12   11 13 13 13    8 13 15
PWIND DIR          NW    NW       N     E       E     N       N    NE
WIND CHAR          GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0     5       5     5       5    10       5     5

$$
IAZ017-072200-
MASON CITY-CERRO GORDO IA
43.16N  93.33W ELEV. 1189 FT
659 AM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

DATE             SUN 02/07/16            MON 02/08/16            TUE 02/09/16
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18
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                      34          14          17           4          11
TEMP                31 34 34 30 26 22 18 16 14 17 17 16 14 12  8  5  4  9 11  8
DEWPT               26 28 28 27 22 17 13 10  9  8  9  9  7  5  4  2  3  4  3  3
RH                  81 78 78 88 85 81 80 77 80 67 70 73 73 73 83 87 95 80 69 79
WIND DIR             W  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD            20 20 20 25 27 31 31 32 32 32 29 26 23 19 18 19 20 20 19 17
WIND GUST                    35 39 42 42 43 44 44 41 36
CLOUDS              SC B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR                     60          90          90          20           5
QPF 12HR                   0.01        0.06        0.03           0           0
SNOW 12HR                     T           1           1
SNOWSHWRS                  S  L  O  O  O  O  O  L  C  S
OBVIS                        BS BS BS BS BS BS BS BS BS
WIND CHILL          19 22 22 16 10  3 -1 -6 -8 -4 -3 -4 -5 -6-12-15-17-10 -7-10
MIN CHILL        20    18    16     2    -6    -9    -4    -6   -15   -17   -12
BLIZZARD                         W  W  W  W  W  W  W


DATE               WED 02/10/16  THU 02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MIN/MAX            -4     9      -1    14       4    16       1    18
TEMP           3   -4  6  9  7   -1 12 13  7    5 16 12  7    1 15 17
DEWPT         -2   -7  0  2  0   -2  5  6  4    5  8  4  1   -2  7  9
PWIND DIR          NW    NW      NW    NW      SW    NW      NW    NE
WIND CHAR          GN    GN      LT    LT      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            5    10      10     5       5    10       5     5

$$
IAZ049-072200-
MARSHALLTOWN-MARSHALL IA
42.11N  92.91W ELEV. 972 FT
659 AM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

DATE             SUN 02/07/16            MON 02/08/16            TUE 02/09/16
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18
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                      38          17          19           6          14
TEMP                33 37 37 32 29 25 21 19 18 19 18 16 15 12  9  7  6 11 14 11
DEWPT               26 29 28 27 26 20 16 13 12 10 10 10  9  8  6  4  5  6  5  4
RH                  75 72 70 81 88 81 81 77 77 67 70 77 77 84 87 87 96 80 67 73
WIND DIR             W  W  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD            13 16 17 19 21 27 28 28 29 29 27 24 21 19 18 18 18 18 18 16
WIND GUST                       33 39 40 40 42 42 40 34
CLOUDS              FW B1 B1 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR                     30          90          90          20           5
QPF 12HR                      0        0.03        0.02           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00           1           T
SNOWSHWRS                     C  L  O  O  O  O  L  C  S
OBVIS                              BS BS BS BS BS BS BS
WIND CHILL          24 28 27 20 16  9  3  0 -2  0 -1 -3 -3 -6-10-12-13 -7 -3 -6
MIN CHILL        24    23    20     9     0    -3    -4    -7   -13   -14    -7
BLIZZARD                         W  W  W  W  W  W  W


DATE               WED 02/10/16  THU 02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MIN/MAX            -1    12       5    19       8    20       5    22
TEMP           5   -1 10 12 10    5 17 17 12    9 20 16 12    6 21 19
DEWPT          1   -3  1  4  3    2  7  8  7    7 10  8  6    2  9 10
PWIND DIR          NW    NW      NW     N      NE     N      NW    NE
WIND CHAR          GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC B1 B1   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0    10      10     5       5    10       5     5

$$
IAZ086-072200-
OTTUMWA-WAPELLO IA
41.11N  92.45W ELEV. 836 FT
659 AM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

DATE             SUN 02/07/16            MON 02/08/16            TUE 02/09/16
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18
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                      44          21          23           9          19
TEMP                37 42 42 36 32 29 26 23 21 22 22 19 17 15 12 10 10 17 19 14
DEWPT               31 29 25 27 28 25 20 16 14 12 11 11 10 10  8  7  7  8  7  6
RH                  79 60 50 69 85 85 78 74 74 65 62 70 73 80 84 87 87 67 59 70
WIND DIR             W  W NW  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD            13 18 17 19 20 21 25 26 28 28 27 24 21 19 18 18 18 18 18 17
WIND GUST                          32 36 37 41 41 39 34
CLOUDS              FW SC B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR                     10          90          90          20           5
QPF 12HR                      0        0.03        0.02           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00           T           T
SNOWSHWRS                     S  C  L  O  O  O  L  C  S
OBVIS                                 BS BS BS BS BS
WIND CHILL          29 33 34 25 20 16 11  6  3  5  4  1  0 -2 -6 -8 -8  1  4 -3
MIN CHILL        24    26    24    16     6     3     0    -2    -8   -10    -3


DATE               WED 02/10/16  THU 02/11/16  FRI 02/12/16  SAT 02/13/16
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MIN/MAX             5    19       9    26      14    27      12    28
TEMP           9    5 17 19 15   10 24 24 19   15 26 24 20   12 26 26
DEWPT          3    0  3  5  7    6  9  9 10    9 11 10 10    6 10 12
PWIND DIR          NW    NW      NW     N      NE     N       N     N
WIND CHAR          GN    GN      GN    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    SC   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC
POP 12HR            0    10       5     5       5    10       5     5

$$



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