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National Weather Service Des Moines IA
252 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

IAZ060-251000-
Des Moines-Polk IA
41.54N  93.65W Elev. 924 ft
252 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

Date           03/23/17      Fri 03/24/17            Sat 03/25/17            Sun
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                      53          70          45          52          41
Temp                      55 56 61 65 70 65 57 53 48 45 46 50 52 49 47 44 43 41
Dewpt                     45 47 51 53 53 52 51 46 43 42 41 43 42 41 41 39 39 39
RH                        69 72 70 65 55 63 80 77 83 89 83 77 69 74 79 82 86 92
Wind dir                   S  S  S  S  S  E NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
Wind spd                   6  6 10 10 11  8  6  8 11 10 12 12 12 10  9  8  6  6
Wind gust                                                  23
Clouds                    B1 B2 OV OV B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
PoP 12hr                      5          60          70          60          30
QPF 12hr                      0        0.13        0.24        0.18        0.01
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain                                      D  D  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  S  S
Rain shwrs                       L  L  C
Tstms                               S     S


Date           03/26  Mon 03/27/17  Tue 03/28/17  Wed 03/29/17  Thu 03/30/17
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          55      43    59      41    59      40    58      41    59
Temp          50 53   46 43 56 57   47 41 55 56   45 40 53 56   46 41 56 57
Dewpt         43 44   43 41 44 43   40 37 41 40   39 36 38 38   39 38 41 41
PWind dir         N       N     N       N    NE      NE     E       E     E
Wind char        LT      LT    GN      LT    LT      GN    GN      GN    GN
Avg clouds    B2 B2   B2 OV OV B2   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B2 B1 B2 B2
PoP 12hr          5      30    30       5    10       5    30      30    50
Rain                   S  C  C  S                        S  C    C  C  C  C

$$
IAZ039-251000-
Waterloo/Cedar Falls-Black Hawk IA
42.55N  92.40W Elev. 865 ft
252 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

Date           03/23/17      Fri 03/24/17            Sat 03/25/17            Sun
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          58          41          47          38
Temp                      44 46 53 57 58 55 51 47 44 41 42 45 47 45 43 41 41 38
Dewpt                     40 43 47 52 52 49 45 42 40 40 39 42 41 41 40 38 39 38
RH                        86 89 80 83 80 80 80 83 86 96 89 89 79 86 89 89 92100
Wind dir                  SE SE  S SW SE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  N NE
Wind spd                   6  6 10 10  5 10 10 11 12 13 14 14 13 12 10 10  8  8
Wind gust                                                  25
Clouds                    B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
PoP 12hr                     10          80          90          70          30
QPF 12hr                   0.01        0.14        0.32        0.17        0.01
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain                                      D  D  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  C  C  S
Rain shwrs                       C  L  D
Tstms
Wind chill                                        37 33 34 38    39 37 35 35 32
Min chill                    36                      32    32    39    34    32


Date           03/26  Mon 03/27/17  Tue 03/28/17  Wed 03/29/17  Thu 03/30/17
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          51      41    55      38    56      36    55      38    56
Temp          49 50   44 41 52 52   43 38 52 52   41 36 51 52   42 38 52 52
Dewpt         44 45   42 40 45 44   39 36 40 39   36 32 38 38   35 35 39 40
PWind dir         N       N     N       N     N      NE     E       E     E
Wind char        LT      LT    LT      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
Avg clouds    OV OV   B2 B2 OV OV   B2 B1 SC B1   B1 SC SC B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
PoP 12hr         20      30    30       5     5       5     5      30    50
Rain           S       S  C  C  C                                   C  C  C

$$
IAZ048-251000-
Ames-Story IA
41.99N  93.62W Elev. 936 ft
252 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

Date           03/23/17      Fri 03/24/17            Sat 03/25/17            Sun
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                      48          62          42          49          39
Temp                      49 51 58 61 62 59 53 48 44 42 44 48 49 47 45 42 41 39
Dewpt                     43 46 52 53 52 49 45 43 41 41 40 42 40 40 40 38 39 38
RH                        80 83 80 75 70 69 74 83 89 96 86 80 71 76 82 86 92 96
Wind dir                  SE SE  S  S  E NE NE NE NE NE  N NE NE  N  N  N  N  N
Wind spd                   5  6  9  9  8 10  9 10 11 11 13 13 12 11  9  8  6  6
Wind gust                                                  24 23
Clouds                    B2 B2 OV OV B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
PoP 12hr                     10          70          80          70          30
QPF 12hr                      0        0.15        0.23        0.16           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain                                      D  D  L  L  L  L  C  C  S  S  S  S
Rain shwrs                       L  L  L
Tstms                                     S
Wind chill                                        38 36 37
Min chill                                            36    35          36    33


Date           03/26  Mon 03/27/17  Tue 03/28/17  Wed 03/29/17  Thu 03/30/17
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    57      39    58      37    57      40    57
Temp          49 51   44 41 53 55   44 39 54 55   43 37 52 54   43 40 54 55
Dewpt         43 43   42 40 45 43   39 37 41 40   37 34 37 38   37 38 41 41
PWind dir         N       N     N       N    NE      NE     E       E     E
Wind char        LT      LT    GN      LT    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN
Avg clouds    B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B2 B1 B1 B2
PoP 12hr         10      30    30       5    10       5    20      30    50
Rain                      C  C  S                           S    C  C  C  C

$$
IAZ004-251000-
Estherville-Emmet IA
43.40N  94.75W Elev. 1315 ft
252 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

Date           03/23/17      Fri 03/24/17            Sat 03/25/17            Sun
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          44          35          44          35
Temp                      40 41 42 43 44 43 40 39 36 35 37 42 44 43 39 37 36 35
Dewpt                     39 40 40 41 39 38 37 36 34 34 33 36 37 37 36 35 35 35
RH                        96 96 93 93 82 82 89 89 92 96 85 79 76 79 89 92 96100
Wind dir                  NE  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE
Wind spd                   8 12 16 17 16 18 17 16 17 17 16 16 13 12  9  9  8  8
Wind gust                             26    27
Clouds                    OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
PoP 12hr                     90          90          90          40          10
QPF 12hr                   0.28        0.44        0.28        0.01           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain                                      D  D  L  L  C  C  C  C
Rain shwrs                 O  L  D  D  D
Tstms                      S  S
Wind chill                   34 34 34 36 35 31 30 26 25 27 34 37 37 33 31 30 28
Min chill                    33    32    32    29    23    23    34    30    28


Date           03/26  Mon 03/27/17  Tue 03/28/17  Wed 03/29/17  Thu 03/30/17
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          46      37    54      36    54      36    53      36    53
Temp          44 45   40 37 50 52   40 36 51 51   40 36 50 49   39 36 50 49
Dewpt         39 40   37 37 41 41   36 35 38 37   34 33 36 37   35 35 37 38
PWind dir         N       N     N       N    NE       E    SE       E     E
Wind char        GN      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
Avg clouds    OV OV   B2 B2 B2 B1   SC SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1
PoP 12hr         10      20    20       5     5       5    20      30    30
Rain                      S  S                           S  S    C  C  C  S

$$
IAZ035-251000-
Fort Dodge-Webster IA
42.55N  94.18W Elev. 1165 ft
252 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

Date           03/23/17      Fri 03/24/17            Sat 03/25/17            Sun
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                      43          51          39          46          37
Temp                      49 48 51 51 51 49 47 43 41 39 40 44 46 43 42 40 40 37
Dewpt                     43 44 47 46 42 42 40 39 37 37 36 39 39 39 38 37 37 36
RH                        80 86 86 83 71 77 76 86 85 92 85 82 76 86 86 89 89 96
Wind dir                  SE  E SE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N
Wind spd                   8  8  8 10 11 13 13 14 14 14 14 14 12 11 10  9  8  6
Clouds                    B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 OV
PoP 12hr                     40          70          80          60          20
QPF 12hr                   0.10        0.23        0.29        0.14           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain                                      D  D  L  L  L  L  C  C  S  S
Rain shwrs                 C     L  L  L
Tstms                      S
Wind chill                                     36 33 31 32 37    37 36 34
Min chill                    39                36    31    30    36    33    31


Date           03/26  Mon 03/27/17  Tue 03/28/17  Wed 03/29/17  Thu 03/30/17
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      40    56      38    56      38    55      39    56
Temp          46 48   43 40 52 53   43 38 51 51   42 38 51 52   43 39 52 53
Dewpt         42 42   40 38 44 42   38 36 39 38   37 34 37 38   36 36 40 40
PWind dir         N       N     N       N    NE       E     E       E     E
Wind char        LT      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
Avg clouds    B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1
PoP 12hr         10      20    20       0     5       5    20      30    40
Rain                      S  S                           S  S    C  C  C  C

$$
IAZ094-251000-
Lamoni-Decatur IA
40.63N  93.90W Elev. 1125 ft
252 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

Date           03/23/17      Fri 03/24/17            Sat 03/25/17            Sun
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                      59          70          47          54          41
Temp                      61 59 62 67 70 65 57 53 51 47 49 52 54 50 48 44 43 41
Dewpt                     47 49 51 52 52 52 51 50 48 46 45 45 43 42 41 40 40 40
RH                        60 69 67 59 53 63 80 89 89 96 86 77 66 74 77 86 89 96
Wind dir                   S  S  S  S  S  S SE  E  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW
Wind spd                  11 10 12 13 13  9  8  6  8  9 13 12 12 11  9  9  6  6
Wind gust                       25 24
Clouds                    B1 B1 OV B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2
PoP 12hr                      5          60          70          60          20
QPF 12hr                      0        0.14        0.28        0.13           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain                                      L  L  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C
Rain shwrs                       L  L  L
Tstms                            C  C  S  C  C  S


Date           03/26  Mon 03/27/17  Tue 03/28/17  Wed 03/29/17  Thu 03/30/17
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          57      44    60      41    61      41    60      42    61
Temp          52 56   48 44 55 57   48 41 57 58   46 41 55 57   47 42 58 59
Dewpt         43 44   43 43 44 43   40 38 41 39   39 37 40 39   40 40 43 41
PWind dir        NW      NE     N       N    NE      NE     E       E    SE
Wind char        LT      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
Avg clouds    B2 B1   OV OV OV B2   B1 SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2
PoP 12hr          5      50    50       5    10       5    30      30    40
Rain                   C  C  C  C                        C  C    C  C  C  C

$$
IAZ017-251000-
Mason City-Cerro Gordo IA
43.16N  93.33W Elev. 1189 ft
252 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

Date           03/23/17      Fri 03/24/17            Sat 03/25/17            Sun
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          46          36          43          34
Temp                      40 43 45 46 46 45 43 41 38 36 37 41 43 42 38 37 36 34
Dewpt                     39 41 43 44 42 41 38 37 36 36 35 37 38 38 37 35 36 34
RH                        96 93 93 93 86 86 82 85 92100 92 85 82 86 96 92100100
Wind dir                   E  E NE  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE
Wind spd                   9  8  9 11 12 14 14 14 16 16 16 16 13 12 10 10  8  8
Wind gust                                         26
Clouds                    OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
PoP 12hr                     50          80          90          60          20
QPF 12hr                   0.13        0.31        0.32        0.11           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain                                      D  D  L  L  L  L  C  C  S  S  S  S  S
Rain shwrs                 C  C  D  D  D
Tstms                      S
Wind chill                               39 36 33 29 27 28 33 36 35 31 31 30 27
Min chill                    33    39    35    32    26    26    34    30    27


Date           03/26  Mon 03/27/17  Tue 03/28/17  Wed 03/29/17  Thu 03/30/17
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          47      38    53      35    54      35    53      36    53
Temp          43 45   41 38 51 50   41 35 50 50   40 35 49 49   41 36 50 48
Dewpt         41 42   39 38 43 41   36 34 39 38   35 32 37 37   35 34 37 39
PWind dir         N       N     N       N    NE      NE     E       E     E
Wind char        GN      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
Avg clouds    OV B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   B2 B1 B1 B1
PoP 12hr         20      20    20       5     5       5    10      30    50
Rain           S          S  S  S                                S  C  C  S

$$
IAZ049-251000-
Marshalltown-Marshall IA
42.11N  92.91W Elev. 972 ft
252 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

Date           03/23/17      Fri 03/24/17            Sat 03/25/17            Sun
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                      45          61          42          48          38
Temp                      46 49 57 59 61 57 52 48 44 42 43 47 48 46 45 41 40 38
Dewpt                     41 44 51 53 53 51 48 44 42 41 40 42 41 41 41 38 38 37
RH                        83 83 80 80 75 80 86 86 93 96 89 83 77 83 86 89 92 96
Wind dir                  SE  S  S  S SE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N
Wind spd                  10  9 11 11  8  9  9 11 13 13 16 16 14 13 10 11  9  9
Clouds                    B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
PoP 12hr                     10          70          80          70          30
QPF 12hr                      0        0.09        0.25        0.16        0.01
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain                                      D  D  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  C  C
Rain shwrs                       L  L  L
Wind chill                                        37 35 35             35 34 31
Min chill                    37                      34    34          34    30


Date           03/26  Mon 03/27/17  Tue 03/28/17  Wed 03/29/17  Thu 03/30/17
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    56      37    57      36    56      38    56
Temp          49 50   44 41 53 53   43 37 53 52   41 36 52 53   42 38 53 52
Dewpt         44 43   42 40 44 43   38 35 40 39   37 33 37 37   35 36 39 40
PWind dir         N       N     N       N     N      NE     E       E     E
Wind char        GN      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
Avg clouds    OV OV   B2 B2 OV B2   B1 B1 SC B1   B1 SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
PoP 12hr         10      30    30       5    10       5    10      30    50
Rain                      C  C  C                                S  C  C  C

$$
IAZ086-251000-
Ottumwa-Wapello IA
41.11N  92.45W Elev. 836 ft
252 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

Date           03/23/17      Fri 03/24/17            Sat 03/25/17            Sun
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                      51          66          50          55          41
Temp                      55 56 61 65 66 63 57 55 53 50 52 54 55 53 49 45 44 41
Dewpt                     46 48 52 52 54 54 53 51 50 49 48 47 46 45 43 42 41 41
RH                        72 74 72 63 65 72 86 86 89 96 86 77 72 74 80 89 89100
Wind dir                   S  S  S  S  S SE SE  E NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N
Wind spd                  10 11 12 12 11  9  9  8  8  9 11 12 12 11 10 10  9  9
Wind gust                       24
Clouds                    SC SC B2 OV B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
PoP 12hr                      5          80          80          70          50
QPF 12hr                      0        0.14        0.38        0.29        0.03
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain                                      L  L  D  D  L  L  C  C  C  C  C  C
Rain shwrs                       C  L  D
Tstms                               S     C  S  S
Wind chill                                                             39
Min chill                                                              38    35


Date           03/26  Mon 03/27/17  Tue 03/28/17  Wed 03/29/17  Thu 03/30/17
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          57      44    60      41    60      39    60      42    61
Temp          52 55   47 44 56 59   46 41 56 57   45 39 55 58   47 42 58 58
Dewpt         46 45   43 43 47 44   41 39 42 39   39 36 38 38   39 39 42 41
PWind dir        NW       N     N       N     N      NE     E       E    SE
Wind char        GN      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
Avg clouds    OV B2   B2 OV OV OV   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
PoP 12hr         10      50    50      10    10       5    30      30    50
Rain                      C  C  C                           C    S  C  C  C

$$



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