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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
435 AM CDT FRI AUG 26 2016

IAZ060-262200-
DES MOINES-POLK IA
41.54N  93.65W ELEV. 924 FT
435 AM CDT FRI AUG 26 2016

DATE             FRI 08/26/16            SAT 08/27/16            SUN 08/28/16
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                      74          65          81          66          84
TEMP             61 68 73 74 70 67 66 66 65 73 77 81 78 73 69 68 67 79 82 84 80
DEWPT            59 62 63 64 64 63 64 65 65 69 69 70 71 69 67 66 66 71 72 72 72
RH               93 81 71 71 81 87 93 97100 87 76 69 79 87 93 93 97 77 72 67 77
WIND DIR         NE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE  S SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD          3  5  6  8  5  6  6  5  5  6  9  9  6  4  4  3  3  5  8  6  5
CLOUDS           B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR                     30          60          50          10          20
QPF 12HR                   0.01        0.39        0.04           0        0.02
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                 C  C  C  L  L  C  C  C  S              S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS                      C  C  C  L  L  C  C  C  S              S  S  S  S  S
OBVIS            PF
HEAT INDEX                                                             87 90
MAX HEAT                                             86                87    90


DATE          MON 08/29/16  TUE 08/30/16  WED 08/31/16  THU 09/01/16
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          68    84      67    84      67    84      66    85
TEMP          71 69 82 81   71 68 82 81   71 68 82 81   71 67 83 81
DEWPT         69 68 72 72   69 67 71 71   68 66 70 70   67 65 70 70
PWIND DIR         S     S       S     S      SE     S       S     S
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC B1 B1   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         20    40      30    30      20    30      20    20
RAIN SHWRS     S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  S  S
TSTMS          S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  S  S

$$
IAZ039-262200-
WATERLOO/CEDAR FALLS-BLACK HAWK IA
42.55N  92.40W ELEV. 865 FT
435 AM CDT FRI AUG 26 2016

DATE             FRI 08/26/16            SAT 08/27/16            SUN 08/28/16
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                      76          63          78          64          82
TEMP             57 68 74 76 71 66 63 64 64 69 75 78 76 70 68 66 64 75 79 82 77
DEWPT            57 59 60 61 62 61 61 63 63 68 70 72 70 68 66 65 64 70 71 72 71
RH              100 73 62 60 73 84 93 97 97 97 84 82 82 93 93 97100 84 77 72 82
WIND DIR         NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE  S SW SW  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          2  4  4  4  4  5  6  8  6  6  8 10  6  4  3  3  3  4  8  8  5
CLOUDS           B1 B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR                     10          60          70          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.27        0.15        0.04           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                       C  L  L  L  L  C  C  S  S                    S
TSTMS                            C  L  L  L  L  C  C  S  S                    S
OBVIS            PF
HEAT INDEX                                                                87
MAX HEAT                                                               83    88


DATE          MON 08/29/16  TUE 08/30/16  WED 08/31/16  THU 09/01/16
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          66    83      66    84      64    82      64    83
TEMP          69 67 82 79   70 67 82 80   69 65 81 78   69 65 82 79
DEWPT         68 66 71 71   68 66 70 70   67 64 69 69   67 64 69 69
PWIND DIR         S     S       S     W       S    SE       S     S
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1   B1 SC B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         20    30      30    20      20    30      20    20
RAIN SHWRS     S  S  C  C    C  C  S  S    S  S  C  C    S  S  S  S
TSTMS          S  S  C  C    C  C  S  S    S  S  C  C    S  S  S  S

$$
IAZ048-262200-
AMES-STORY IA
41.99N  93.62W ELEV. 936 FT
435 AM CDT FRI AUG 26 2016

DATE             FRI 08/26/16            SAT 08/27/16            SUN 08/28/16
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                      74          64          79          64          82
TEMP             58 68 73 74 69 66 65 65 64 70 74 79 76 70 67 65 65 76 79 82 76
DEWPT            57 61 62 62 63 63 63 64 64 68 70 70 69 69 66 65 65 71 72 71 72
RH               96 78 68 66 81 90 93 97100 93 87 74 79 97 97100100 85 79 69 87
WIND DIR         NE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE SE  S SW SW SW  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          3  4  6  6  5  5  6  6  5  5  8  9  5  4  3  2  3  5  8  8  5
CLOUDS           B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 SC B1 SC SC
POP 12HR                     20          60          50          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.23        0.04           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                    C  C  L  L  C  C  C  S                          S
TSTMS                         C  C  L  L  C  C  C  S                          S
OBVIS            PF


DATE          MON 08/29/16  TUE 08/30/16  WED 08/31/16  THU 09/01/16
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          66    83      66    83      64    82      65    83
TEMP          68 67 81 80   70 67 81 80   69 66 81 79   70 66 82 79
DEWPT         68 67 71 72   68 66 71 71   67 65 69 69   67 64 69 69
PWIND DIR         S     S       S     N      SE    SE       S     S
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC B1 SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         20    30      30    30      20    30      20    20
RAIN SHWRS     S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  S  S
TSTMS          S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  S  S

$$
IAZ004-262200-
ESTHERVILLE-EMMET IA
43.40N  94.75W ELEV. 1315 FT
435 AM CDT FRI AUG 26 2016

DATE             FRI 08/26/16            SAT 08/27/16            SUN 08/28/16
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                      74          59          76          60          81
TEMP             53 64 71 74 69 62 59 59 59 64 70 76 73 66 63 62 61 73 78 81 77
DEWPT            51 55 57 58 60 60 59 59 59 64 66 67 66 64 62 61 61 67 69 68 69
RH               93 73 61 57 73 93100100100100 87 74 79 93 97 97100 81 74 65 76
WIND DIR          N  E  E SE  E  E SE SE SE  S  S SW  S SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          3  3  5  6  6  5  5  6  5  6  5  8  5  4  4  5  5  9 12 10  9
CLOUDS           SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 SC FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW
POP 12HR                      5          90          40          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.17        0.01           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                       C  D  D  C  S
TSTMS                            C  D  D  C  S


DATE          MON 08/29/16  TUE 08/30/16  WED 08/31/16  THU 09/01/16
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          65    83      64    82      63    81      64    83
TEMP          68 66 81 79   68 66 80 79   67 65 80 77   69 65 82 79
DEWPT         67 66 69 69   66 64 68 67   65 63 66 67   65 63 68 67
PWIND DIR         S     S       S     S       S     S       S     S
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   FW SC SC SC   FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR         10    20      30    20      20    30      20    20
RAIN SHWRS           S  S    C  C  S  S    S  S  C  C    S  S  S  S
TSTMS                S  S    C  C  S  S    S  S  C  C    S  S  S  S

$$
IAZ035-262200-
FORT DODGE-WEBSTER IA
42.55N  94.18W ELEV. 1165 FT
435 AM CDT FRI AUG 26 2016

DATE             FRI 08/26/16            SAT 08/27/16            SUN 08/28/16
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                      75          62          77          63          82
TEMP             56 67 73 75 70 63 62 63 62 67 73 77 75 69 65 64 64 73 79 82 77
DEWPT            54 59 60 60 61 62 61 63 62 66 68 69 67 66 65 64 63 69 71 71 70
RH               93 75 64 60 73 97 97100100 97 84 76 76 90100100 97 87 77 69 79
WIND DIR         NE  E  E SE  E  E  E SE SE  S  S SW SW  S SE  S SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          3  4  6  6  5  5  6  6  5  6  6  9  5  4  4  3  4  6  9 10  6
CLOUDS           B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 SC FW SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC
POP 12HR                     10          70          40          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.14        0.08           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                       C  L  L  C  C  S  S                          S
TSTMS                            C  L  L  C  C  S  S                          S


DATE          MON 08/29/16  TUE 08/30/16  WED 08/31/16  THU 09/01/16
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          66    83      65    82      64    82      65    83
TEMP          67 67 81 79   69 66 80 79   68 65 80 79   69 66 81 79
DEWPT         67 66 71 70   66 65 70 69   66 64 69 68   66 64 69 69
PWIND DIR         S     S       S     S      SE     S       S     S
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1   SC SC B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         20    20      30    30      20    30      20    20
RAIN SHWRS     S  S  S  S    C  C  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  S  S
TSTMS          S  S  S  S    C  C  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  S  S

$$
IAZ094-262200-
LAMONI-DECATUR IA
40.63N  93.90W ELEV. 1125 FT
435 AM CDT FRI AUG 26 2016

DATE             FRI 08/26/16            SAT 08/27/16            SUN 08/28/16
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                      75          66          82          66          84
TEMP             63 69 73 75 70 69 68 67 67 74 79 82 78 71 69 69 67 78 81 84 79
DEWPT            61 63 65 66 67 67 67 67 66 70 71 71 71 70 68 68 67 71 72 71 72
RH               93 81 76 74 90 93 97100 97 87 77 69 79 97 97 97100 79 74 65 79
WIND DIR         NE  E  E  E  E  E SE SE  S  S SW SW SW  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          4  6  9  8  6  5  5  5  5  8  9  9  5  4  4  3  4  5  6  8  5
CLOUDS           OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC B1 B1 B2 SC B1 SC B1
POP 12HR                     40          60          50          20          30
QPF 12HR                   0.10        0.51        0.04        0.04        0.13
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS        C  C  C  C  C  C  C  L  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S
TSTMS             C  C  C  C  C  C  C  L  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S
HEAT INDEX                                                                89
MAX HEAT                                             87                87    90


DATE          MON 08/29/16  TUE 08/30/16  WED 08/31/16  THU 09/01/16
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          68    84      67    83      67    83      66    84
TEMP          71 68 82 80   70 68 81 81   71 68 81 80   70 67 82 80
DEWPT         69 68 72 72   68 67 71 71   68 66 70 69   67 65 69 69
PWIND DIR        SE     S       S     S      SE     S      SE     S
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         20    40      30    30      20    30      20    20
RAIN SHWRS     S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  S  S
TSTMS          S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  S  S

$$
IAZ017-262200-
MASON CITY-CERRO GORDO IA
43.16N  93.33W ELEV. 1189 FT
435 AM CDT FRI AUG 26 2016

DATE             FRI 08/26/16            SAT 08/27/16            SUN 08/28/16
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                      74          60          76          61          81
TEMP             55 66 72 74 70 63 60 60 60 65 72 76 74 69 65 63 62 72 78 81 77
DEWPT            54 58 60 60 62 60 59 60 60 64 67 69 68 66 63 62 61 69 71 71 71
RH               96 75 66 62 76 90 96100100 97 84 79 82 90 93 97 97 90 79 72 82
WIND DIR          N NE  E SE SE  E  E  E SE  S  S SW SW SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          2  3  3  4  4  4  5  8  6  8  8  9  5  4  4  3  3  6  9  9  6
CLOUDS           SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 FW SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR                      5          70          60          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.12        0.13           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                       C  C  L  L  L  C  C                          S
TSTMS                            C  C  L  L  L  C  C                          S


DATE          MON 08/29/16  TUE 08/30/16  WED 08/31/16  THU 09/01/16
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          65    82      64    82      62    81      63    82
TEMP          67 66 80 78   67 65 80 79   67 63 79 77   68 64 81 78
DEWPT         67 66 72 71   66 65 70 70   66 63 69 68   65 63 69 69
PWIND DIR         S     S       S    SW       S     S       S     S
WIND CHAR        LT    GN      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1   SC SC B1 SC   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         20    20      30    20      20    30      20    20
RAIN SHWRS     S  S  S  S    C  C  S  S    S  S  C  C    S  S  S  S
TSTMS          S  S  S  S    C  C  S  S    S  S  C  C    S  S  S  S

$$
IAZ049-262200-
MARSHALLTOWN-MARSHALL IA
42.11N  92.91W ELEV. 972 FT
435 AM CDT FRI AUG 26 2016

DATE             FRI 08/26/16            SAT 08/27/16            SUN 08/28/16
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                      74          63          79          63          82
TEMP             58 68 73 74 69 64 63 64 64 70 75 79 75 68 66 64 64 76 79 82 78
DEWPT            57 60 61 62 63 62 63 64 64 69 70 70 70 68 66 64 64 70 72 71 72
RH               96 76 66 66 81 93100100100 97 84 74 84100100100100 82 79 69 82
WIND DIR         NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE  S  S SW SW  S  S  S SE  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD          3  4  6  6  5  6  8  8  6  6  9 10  5  4  3  3  3  5  8  8  5
CLOUDS           B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 SC B1 SC SC
POP 12HR                     20          60          70          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0        0.34        0.08        0.02           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                    S  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  S  S                    S
TSTMS                         S  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  S  S                    S
OBVIS            PF


DATE          MON 08/29/16  TUE 08/30/16  WED 08/31/16  THU 09/01/16
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          66    82      65    82      64    81      64    83
TEMP          68 66 81 79   69 66 80 79   68 66 80 78   68 65 82 79
DEWPT         68 66 72 72   67 65 71 70   67 64 69 69   66 64 69 69
PWIND DIR         S     S       S    NW      SE    SE       S     S
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC SC B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         20    40      30    20      20    30      20    20
RAIN SHWRS     S  S  C  C    C  C  S  S    S  S  C  C    S  S  S  S
TSTMS          S  S  C  C    C  C  S  S    S  S  C  C    S  S  S  S

$$
IAZ086-262200-
OTTUMWA-WAPELLO IA
41.11N  92.45W ELEV. 836 FT
435 AM CDT FRI AUG 26 2016

DATE             FRI 08/26/16            SAT 08/27/16            SUN 08/28/16
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                      76          66          82          67          84
TEMP             62 69 74 76 72 68 67 67 66 73 80 82 78 73 70 69 67 79 82 84 79
DEWPT            61 63 64 64 65 65 66 67 66 71 71 71 71 70 68 67 66 70 72 71 72
RH               97 81 71 66 79 90 97100100 93 74 69 79 90 93 93 97 74 72 65 79
WIND DIR         NE  E  E  E  E  E  E SE  S  S  S SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE
WIND SPD          4  6  9  8  6  5  5  5  4  8 10 10  5  3  3  3  3  4  5  5  4
CLOUDS           B2 B2 OV B2 OV OV OV OV OV B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1 SC B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR                     30          70          60          20          30
QPF 12HR                   0.01        0.68        0.09        0.09        0.06
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS        S     S  C  C  C  L  C  L  L  C  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S
TSTMS             S     S  C  C  C  L  C  L  L  C  C  S  S  S  S  C  C  C  C  S
OBVIS            PF
HEAT INDEX                                                             87 89
MAX HEAT                                       84    86                87    89


DATE          MON 08/29/16  TUE 08/30/16  WED 08/31/16  THU 09/01/16
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          68    84      68    84      67    83      66    84
TEMP          71 68 82 80   71 69 82 81   71 68 82 80   70 67 83 80
DEWPT         69 68 71 72   68 67 71 70   68 66 69 70   66 65 69 69
PWIND DIR        SE     S      SE     N       E    SE      SE     S
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         20    50      30    30      20    30      20    20
RAIN SHWRS     S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  S  S
TSTMS          S  S  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  S  S

$$



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