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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1250 PM CDT WED MAY 25 2016

IAZ060-252200-
DES MOINES-POLK IA
41.54N  93.65W ELEV. 924 FT
1250 PM CDT WED MAY 25 2016

DATE             WED 05/25/16            THU 05/26/16            FRI 05/27/16
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          86          66          79
TEMP                   75 80 79 73 69 67 67 77 83 86 80 73 68 67 66 71 76 79 76
DEWPT                  64 64 67 67 66 65 65 67 69 68 67 65 64 63 63 64 65 65 65
RH                     69 58 67 81 90 93 93 71 63 55 65 76 87 87 90 79 69 62 69
WIND DIR                S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD               10 10  9  6  5  5  5  8 11 14 11  8  6  5  6  9 11 11 10
CLOUDS                 B2 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 OV
POP 12HR                     20          50          40          70          60
QPF 12HR                   0.10        0.21        0.15        0.70        0.25
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS              S        S  C  C              C  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L
TSTMS                   S        S  C  C              C  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L


DATE          SAT 05/28/16  SUN 05/29/16  MON 05/30/16  TUE 05/31/16
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      62    82      63    82      63    80
TEMP          66 65 76 76   65 64 80 79   67 65 79 79   66 65 78 78
DEWPT         64 63 64 63   62 60 62 62   61 60 64 62   63 62 62 62
PWIND DIR         S     S       S    SW      SW     S      SE    SE
WIND CHAR        LT    GN      GN    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV B2 B2   B2 B1 SC SC   SC SC B1 SC   B1 B1 B1 B2
POP 12HR         70    60      40    20      30    30      40    40
RAIN SHWRS     L  L  L  L    C  C  S  S    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C
TSTMS          L  L  L  L    C  C  S  S    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C

$$
IAZ039-252200-
WATERLOO/CEDAR FALLS-BLACK HAWK IA
42.55N  92.40W ELEV. 865 FT
1250 PM CDT WED MAY 25 2016

DATE             WED 05/25/16            THU 05/26/16            FRI 05/27/16
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          63          86          65          79
TEMP                   77 79 79 71 67 65 66 75 84 86 79 72 68 66 66 72 78 79 78
DEWPT                  65 64 64 64 64 64 65 65 66 65 64 64 64 63 63 63 63 63 63
RH                     67 60 60 79 90 97 97 71 55 50 60 76 87 90 90 73 60 58 60
WIND DIR                S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD               10 11 11  8  5  5  6  8 11 10 11 10  8  6  6 10 13 12 11
CLOUDS                 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR                     30          40          10          70          70
QPF 12HR                   0.17        0.31        0.06        0.55        0.24
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                       S  C  C              S  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L
TSTMS                            S  C  C              S  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L


DATE          SAT 05/28/16  SUN 05/29/16  MON 05/30/16  TUE 05/31/16
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          63    78      61    82      62    82      62    81
TEMP          66 64 75 77   65 63 80 79   65 65 81 78   65 64 80 76
DEWPT         63 63 63 62   62 61 61 61   60 61 63 60   60 61 62 61
PWIND DIR        SE     S       S    SW      SW    SW       S    SE
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC B1   B1 SC B1 B1
POP 12HR         70    50      50    20      20    30      30    40
RAIN SHWRS     L  L  C  C    C  C  S  S    S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C
TSTMS          L  L  C  C    C  C  S  S    S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C

$$
IAZ048-252200-
AMES-STORY IA
41.99N  93.62W ELEV. 936 FT
1250 PM CDT WED MAY 25 2016

DATE             WED 05/25/16            THU 05/26/16            FRI 05/27/16
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          63          86          64          78
TEMP                   74 79 78 72 68 66 65 77 83 86 80 72 68 65 65 70 76 78 76
DEWPT                  64 63 66 65 64 64 64 66 68 67 66 65 64 63 63 63 64 64 64
RH                     71 58 67 79 87 93 97 69 61 53 62 79 87 93 93 78 66 62 66
WIND DIR                S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD               11 11 10  6  4  5  5  6 11 12 10  8  8  5  6  9 11 12 11
CLOUDS                 B2 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 OV
POP 12HR                     20          50          30          70          70
QPF 12HR                   0.10        0.21        0.11        0.67        0.23
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                       S  C  C              C  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L
TSTMS                            S  C  C              C  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L


DATE          SAT 05/28/16  SUN 05/29/16  MON 05/30/16  TUE 05/31/16
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          63    77      61    82      62    82      62    80
TEMP          65 63 75 75   65 63 79 79   66 64 79 78   65 64 78 77
DEWPT         62 63 63 62   60 60 61 61   60 61 63 62   62 62 61 61
PWIND DIR         S     S      SW    SW      SW     S      SE    SE
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV OV B2   B2 B1 SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B2
POP 12HR         70    60      50    20      30    40      40    40
RAIN SHWRS     L  L  L  L    C  C  S  S    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C
TSTMS          L  L  L  L    C  C  S  S    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C

$$
IAZ004-252200-
ESTHERVILLE-EMMET IA
43.40N  94.75W ELEV. 1315 FT
1250 PM CDT WED MAY 25 2016

DATE             WED 05/25/16            THU 05/26/16            FRI 05/27/16
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                      78          60          84          60          77
TEMP                   72 77 77 70 65 62 62 73 80 84 78 69 63 61 61 67 73 77 74
DEWPT                  62 61 62 61 60 59 59 60 61 60 59 59 59 59 59 60 60 60 60
RH                     71 58 60 73 84 90 90 64 52 44 52 70 87 93 93 78 64 56 62
WIND DIR                S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  S SE SE
WIND SPD               11 11 10  5  4  5  5  8  9  8  8  6  6  5  5  9 12 11 10
CLOUDS                 B1 SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR                     10          20          30          70          60
QPF 12HR                   0.10        0.19        0.06        0.50        0.22
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                       S  S  S              C  L  L  L  L  L  C  C  L
TSTMS                            S  S  S              C  L  L  L  L  L  C  C  L


DATE          SAT 05/28/16  SUN 05/29/16  MON 05/30/16  TUE 05/31/16
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          60    76      59    80      60    80      60    79
TEMP          62 61 74 73   62 61 77 78   64 62 78 76   64 62 77 76
DEWPT         59 60 60 59   57 57 58 58   57 56 59 58   58 59 59 57
PWIND DIR        SE     S      SW    SW      SW     S      SE    SE
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      LT    GN      LT    LT      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV B2 B2   B2 SC SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         70    70      40    30      30    40      40    50
RAIN SHWRS     L  L  L  L    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C
TSTMS          L  L  L  L    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C

$$
IAZ035-252200-
FORT DODGE-WEBSTER IA
42.55N  94.18W ELEV. 1165 FT
1250 PM CDT WED MAY 25 2016

DATE             WED 05/25/16            THU 05/26/16            FRI 05/27/16
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          61          85          62          77
TEMP                   73 79 78 71 66 63 63 75 82 85 78 72 66 63 63 69 75 77 75
DEWPT                  64 64 65 64 63 62 62 64 66 65 64 62 61 61 61 61 62 62 63
RH                     73 60 64 79 90 97 97 69 58 51 62 71 84 93 93 76 64 60 66
WIND DIR                S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD               10 11 11  6  3  4  5  8 11 10  9  8  6  5  6 10 13 13 12
CLOUDS                 B1 SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR                     20          40          30          70          60
QPF 12HR                   0.09        0.18        0.09        0.69        0.21
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                       S  C  C              C  L  L  L  L  L  C  C  L
TSTMS                            S  C  C              C  L  L  L  L  L  C  C  L


DATE          SAT 05/28/16  SUN 05/29/16  MON 05/30/16  TUE 05/31/16
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    77      60    81      61    81      61    80
TEMP          65 63 75 75   64 62 78 78   65 63 79 78   65 62 78 77
DEWPT         62 61 62 61   59 58 60 60   58 58 61 60   60 61 60 59
PWIND DIR        SE     S      SW    SW      SW     S       S    SE
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    LT      LT    LT      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV OV B2   B2 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         70    60      40    30      30    40      40    40
RAIN SHWRS     L  L  L  L    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C
TSTMS          L  L  L  L    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C

$$
IAZ094-252200-
LAMONI-DECATUR IA
40.63N  93.90W ELEV. 1125 FT
1250 PM CDT WED MAY 25 2016

DATE             WED 05/25/16            THU 05/26/16            FRI 05/27/16
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          65          85          66          76
TEMP                   73 79 79 73 70 68 66 74 81 85 80 74 69 68 66 71 74 76 72
DEWPT                  62 66 69 68 66 66 66 67 69 68 67 66 65 64 63 64 64 64 64
RH                     68 64 72 84 87 93100 79 67 57 65 76 87 87 90 79 71 66 76
WIND DIR                S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD               11 12 11  9  8  8  8 10 12 14 14 11  9  8  9 10 12 12 11
CLOUDS                 B2 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV B2 OV OV
POP 12HR                     30          50          60          70          70
QPF 12HR                   0.13        0.43        0.28        0.83        0.31
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS              S  S  S  S  C  C  S        C  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L
TSTMS                   S  S  S  S  C  C  S        C  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L


DATE          SAT 05/28/16  SUN 05/29/16  MON 05/30/16  TUE 05/31/16
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    77      62    81      63    81      62    80
TEMP          65 63 74 76   66 64 79 78   67 65 79 78   65 64 78 77
DEWPT         63 62 63 62   61 61 64 63   61 60 64 63   62 61 62 62
PWIND DIR         S     S       S    SW       S     S      SE    SE
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV B2 B2   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC B1   SC B1 B2 B1
POP 12HR         70    60      40    20      30    40      40    50
RAIN SHWRS     L  L  L  L    C  C  S  S    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C
TSTMS          L  L  L  L    C  C  S  S    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C

$$
IAZ017-252200-
MASON CITY-CERRO GORDO IA
43.16N  93.33W ELEV. 1189 FT
1250 PM CDT WED MAY 25 2016

DATE             WED 05/25/16            THU 05/26/16            FRI 05/27/16
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                      78          61          84          62          78
TEMP                   73 76 77 69 65 63 64 74 82 84 77 70 65 63 63 70 76 78 76
DEWPT                  64 64 63 63 62 62 62 63 63 63 62 62 62 62 61 61 61 62 63
RH                     73 66 62 81 90 97 93 69 53 49 60 76 90 97 93 73 60 58 64
WIND DIR                S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD               10 11 11  6  4  5  6  8 11  9 11  9  6  5  6 10 12 11 10
CLOUDS                 B2 B1 SC B1 B2 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR                     20          20          20          70          60
QPF 12HR                   0.12        0.28        0.06        0.52        0.25
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                       S  S  S              S  L  L  L  L  L  C  C  L
TSTMS                            S  S  S              S  L  L  L  L  L  C  C  L


DATE          SAT 05/28/16  SUN 05/29/16  MON 05/30/16  TUE 05/31/16
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    76      60    80      61    80      60    79
TEMP          65 63 74 74   64 62 78 77   65 63 79 75   63 62 77 75
DEWPT         62 62 62 61   59 58 60 59   59 58 60 60   60 60 61 59
PWIND DIR        SE     S       S    SW      SW    SW      SE    SE
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV OV B2   B2 B2 B1 SC   SC SC SC B1   SC B1 B1 B2
POP 12HR         70    70      50    30      20    40      30    40
RAIN SHWRS     L  L  L  L    C  C  C  C    S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C
TSTMS          L  L  L  L    C  C  C  C    S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C

$$
IAZ049-252200-
MARSHALLTOWN-MARSHALL IA
42.11N  92.91W ELEV. 972 FT
1250 PM CDT WED MAY 25 2016

DATE             WED 05/25/16            THU 05/26/16            FRI 05/27/16
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                      79          63          85          65          78
TEMP                   75 79 77 71 67 66 65 75 82 85 80 72 67 66 65 71 75 78 75
DEWPT                  65 63 65 65 65 64 64 66 67 66 65 64 64 63 63 63 64 63 63
RH                     71 58 67 81 93 93 97 74 61 53 60 76 90 90 93 76 69 60 66
WIND DIR                S  S  S  S  S  S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD               10 11 11  8  4  5  6  8 11 12 12 10  9  6  6  9 12 12 11
CLOUDS                 B2 B1 SC B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR                     30          50          20          70          70
QPF 12HR                   0.11        0.25        0.08        0.61        0.24
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                       S  C  C              C  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L
TSTMS                            S  C  C              C  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L


DATE          SAT 05/28/16  SUN 05/29/16  MON 05/30/16  TUE 05/31/16
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          63    77      61    81      62    81      62    80
TEMP          65 63 75 76   65 63 78 78   65 64 79 78   65 64 78 77
DEWPT         62 62 63 62   61 60 62 61   60 60 63 61   60 61 62 60
PWIND DIR         S     S       S    SW      SW    SW       S    SE
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV OV B2   B2 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC B1   B1 B1 B1 B2
POP 12HR         70    60      50    20      20    40      30    40
RAIN SHWRS     L  L  L  L    C  C  S  S    S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C
TSTMS          L  L  L  L    C  C  S  S    S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C

$$
IAZ086-252200-
OTTUMWA-WAPELLO IA
41.11N  92.45W ELEV. 836 FT
1250 PM CDT WED MAY 25 2016

DATE             WED 05/25/16            THU 05/26/16            FRI 05/27/16
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          66          85          66          78
TEMP                   76 79 78 73 70 69 68 76 82 85 80 73 69 67 67 73 76 78 75
DEWPT                  63 63 67 67 67 66 66 68 70 69 68 67 66 65 65 65 65 65 65
RH                     64 58 69 81 90 90 93 76 67 59 67 81 90 93 93 76 69 64 71
WIND DIR                S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD               12 13 11 10 10  9  8  9  9 13 12 10  9  8  8 10 12 12 11
CLOUDS                 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV
POP 12HR                     30          50          20          70          70
QPF 12HR                   0.19        0.28        0.08        0.60        0.27
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS              C  S  S  S  C  C  S           C  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L
TSTMS                   S  S  S  S  C  C  S           C  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L


DATE          SAT 05/28/16  SUN 05/29/16  MON 05/30/16  TUE 05/31/16
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      63    82      63    82      63    81
TEMP          67 65 75 77   66 65 80 79   67 65 79 79   66 65 79 77
DEWPT         63 63 64 64   62 62 63 63   62 60 64 63   62 62 62 62
PWIND DIR         S     S       S    SW      SW     S      SE    SE
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV B2 B2   B2 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC B1   B1 SC B1 B1
POP 12HR         70    50      40    20      20    30      30    40
RAIN SHWRS     L  L  C  C    C  C  S  S    S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C
TSTMS          L  L  C  C    C  C  S  S    S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C

$$



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