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National Weather Service Des Moines IA
708 PM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

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

Date           03/24/17      Sat 03/25/17            Sun 03/26/17            Mon
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                      42          45          41          55          43
Temp                45 44 43 42 42 43 44 44 43 43 42 41 46 52 55 54 50 47 46 43
Dewpt               42 40 38 38 37 37 37 37 39 39 38 39 40 42 43 43 43 41 41 40
RH                  89 86 82 86 82 79 76 76 86 86 86 92 79 69 64 66 77 79 83 89
Wind dir            NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N
Wind spd            11 12 12 13 13 11 11  9  8  8  6  8  8  8 10  5  5  4  5  6
Wind gust                          21
Clouds              OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 OV B2 OV B2 OV
PoP 12hr                     80          80          30          20          20
QPF 12hr                   0.29        0.32        0.01           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain                          L  L  D  C  C  C  S  S  S  S              S  S  S
Rain shwrs           L  D  L
Wind chill          39 37 36 35 34 37 38
Min chill              36    35    33    37    38    36    38                37


Date           03/27  Tue 03/28/17  Wed 03/29/17  Thu 03/30/17  Fri 03/31/17
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          58      42    59      41    56      42    57      40    56
Temp          54 55   47 43 57 57   46 42 54 55   47 43 55 55   45 41 55 53
Dewpt         44 43   40 38 41 40   38 37 40 40   40 37 40 39   39 37 41 40
PWind dir         N       N    NE       E     E       E     E      NE    NE
Wind char        GN      LT    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
Avg clouds    B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2
PoP 12hr         20       0     0      10    50      50    40      40    20
Rain           S                           C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  S  S

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

Date           03/24/17      Sat 03/25/17            Sun 03/26/17            Mon
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          43          40          53          40
Temp                42 42 41 40 39 42 42 43 42 42 41 40 44 49 53 49 47 44 44 40
Dewpt               40 39 38 37 36 37 38 38 39 39 39 39 40 43 45 44 43 41 40 39
RH                  93 89 89 89 89 82 86 82 89 89 92 96 86 80 74 83 86 89 86 96
Wind dir            NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N NW  N NW NW NW  N
Wind spd            12 14 16 16 17 16 14 11 10  9  8  9  8  8  8  6  5  5  5  5
Wind gust                    26 28 27 26
Clouds              OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 OV
PoP 12hr                     60          80          40          30          20
QPF 12hr                   0.18        0.25        0.03           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain                          L  L  L  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S        S  S  S
Rain shwrs           L  L  C
Wind chill          36 34 32 32 31 33 35 37 36 36    34
Min chill        38    34    31    29    34    35    34    36          38    35


Date           03/27  Tue 03/28/17  Wed 03/29/17  Thu 03/30/17  Fri 03/31/17
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          56      38    56      37    54      39    54      37    53
Temp          53 52   44 39 54 53   42 38 52 52   43 40 53 51   44 38 52 49
Dewpt         44 44   40 36 40 40   36 34 38 39   36 34 39 39   37 35 40 40
PWind dir         N       N    NE       E     E       E     E       E    NE
Wind char        GN      GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
Avg clouds    OV B2   B2 B1 B1 SC   SC B1 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1
PoP 12hr         20       0     0       5    10      40    30      30    20
Rain           S                                   C  C  C  C    S  C  S  S

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

Date           03/24/17      Sat 03/25/17            Sun 03/26/17            Mon
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                      40          43          40          53          41
Temp                43 42 41 40 40 41 43 43 42 41 41 40 44 50 53 52 49 44 44 41
Dewpt               41 39 38 38 36 37 37 37 38 38 38 39 40 42 43 43 42 41 41 40
RH                  93 89 89 92 85 85 79 79 86 89 89 96 86 74 69 71 77 89 89 96
Wind dir            NE NE NE  N  N NE  N NE  N  N  N  N  N NW NW  N  N NW NW  N
Wind spd            12 13 13 14 14 13 12 10  8  8  6  8  8  6  9  6  5  4  5  6
Wind gust                    25 25 24 23
Clouds              OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 OV OV OV
PoP 12hr                     70          80          40          20          10
QPF 12hr                   0.20        0.29        0.02           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain                          L  L  D  L  C  C  C  C  S  S              S  S
Rain shwrs           L  L  L
Wind chill          36 35 33 32 32 34 36 37
Min chill        38    35    32    32    35    36    35    37                36


Date           03/27  Tue 03/28/17  Wed 03/29/17  Thu 03/30/17  Fri 03/31/17
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      39    58      39    55      40    55      39    55
Temp          52 53   44 40 56 55   45 40 53 52   45 40 53 53   45 40 53 52
Dewpt         44 42   40 37 41 40   38 36 39 40   39 36 40 39   39 36 41 41
PWind dir         N       N    NE       E     E       E     E      NE    NE
Wind char        GN      LT    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
Avg clouds    B2 B1   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2
PoP 12hr         10       0     0      10    40      40    40      30    20
Rain                                       C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  S

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

Date           03/24/17      Sat 03/25/17            Sun 03/26/17            Mon
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                      35          42          36          46          36
Temp                39 37 36 36 36 42 42 42 41 39 38 37 39 43 46 46 43 39 37 36
Dewpt               36 35 34 34 35 35 35 36 36 36 35 35 36 38 39 39 38 36 36 35
RH                  89 92 92 92 96 76 76 79 82 89 89 92 89 82 76 76 82 89 96 96
Wind dir            NE NE  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW  N
Wind spd            14 14 17 17 17 18 16 13 11  9  9  9 10 10 10  8  6  5  8  8
Wind gust                       27
Clouds              OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2
PoP 12hr                     20          20          20          20          20
QPF 12hr                   0.03           0           0           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain                 S  S              S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
Wind chill          31 28 26 26 26 33 34 35 34 33 32 30 32 37             31 30
Min chill        32    28    26    26    34    33    30    30    38    34    30


Date           03/27  Tue 03/28/17  Wed 03/29/17  Thu 03/30/17  Fri 03/31/17
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          54      35    54      38    51      36    52      35    52
Temp          49 49   40 36 52 51   43 38 49 50   42 37 51 48   41 36 50 50
Dewpt         39 39   36 34 38 37   36 35 38 39   37 34 38 38   36 34 37 38
PWind dir         N       N    NE       E    SE       E     E       E    NE
Wind char        GN      LT    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
Avg clouds    B2 SC   SC B1 SC SC   B1 B1 B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
PoP 12hr          0       0     0      30    50      40    20      10    10
Rain                                    C  C  C    C  C  S  S       S
Snow                                                  C  S

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

Date           03/24/17      Sat 03/25/17            Sun 03/26/17            Mon
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          41          38          49          39
Temp                41 41 39 39 39 41 41 41 41 40 39 38 42 46 49 48 45 42 42 39
Dewpt               37 36 36 35 36 36 37 36 37 37 36 37 38 40 41 41 40 39 39 37
RH                  85 82 89 85 89 82 85 82 85 89 89 96 86 79 74 77 82 89 89 92
Wind dir            NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N NW  N  N  N NW  N
Wind spd            14 16 14 14 16 16 13 11 10  9  8  8  9  9 10  8  6  5  6  8
Clouds              OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 OV
PoP 12hr                     60          60          40          20          10
QPF 12hr                   0.16        0.18        0.03           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain                          C  C  L  L  C  C  C  C  S  S
Rain shwrs           L  C  C
Wind chill          33 33 31 31 30 33 34 35 35    33 32 36
Min chill        33    32    30    29    33    33    32    33          38    33


Date           03/27  Tue 03/28/17  Wed 03/29/17  Thu 03/30/17  Fri 03/31/17
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          56      37    56      39    54      39    54      38    54
Temp          51 52   41 38 54 54   44 40 52 52   45 40 53 50   45 38 52 51
Dewpt         42 40   38 35 40 39   37 36 39 39   39 35 39 39   37 35 40 40
PWind dir         N       N    NE       E     E       E     E       E    NE
Wind char        GN      LT    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
Avg clouds    B2 B1   B1 B1 SC SC   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B2 B2 B1
PoP 12hr          5       0     0      30    30      40    30      30    10
Rain                                    C  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  C

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

Date           03/24/17      Sat 03/25/17            Sun 03/26/17            Mon
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                      46          46          41          57          44
Temp                52 49 48 47 45 46 46 46 43 43 42 41 47 52 57 55 52 48 47 44
Dewpt               47 44 43 44 40 39 38 37 39 39 39 40 40 43 44 43 44 42 42 42
RH                  83 83 83 89 82 76 73 71 86 86 89 96 76 71 62 64 74 80 83 93
Wind dir            NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW  W  W NW  N  N  N  N
Wind spd            12 13 11 13 13 12 12 10  9  8  6  8  9  9 10  5  5  4  5  8
Wind gust                 21    24 23
Clouds              OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 OV B2 B2 B2 OV B2 OV
PoP 12hr                     90          70          30          10          40
QPF 12hr                   0.36        0.34        0.01           0        0.05
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain                          L  L  L  C  C  C                          C  C  C
Rain shwrs           D  D  L
Tstms
Wind chill                      39
Min chill                          37          38    36    38                38


Date           03/27  Tue 03/28/17  Wed 03/29/17  Thu 03/30/17  Fri 03/31/17
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          59      42    60      41    57      42    58      41    56
Temp          55 54   46 43 58 57   48 41 54 55   47 43 56 55   46 42 54 54
Dewpt         45 43   41 39 42 41   40 38 40 40   41 39 42 40   39 38 41 40
PWind dir         N       N    NE       E     E       E    NE      NE    NE
Wind char        GN      LT    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
Avg clouds    B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2
PoP 12hr         40       0     0      30    50      60    60      30    30
Rain           C                        C  C  C    C  L  L  C    C  S  C  S

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

Date           03/24/17      Sat 03/25/17            Sun 03/26/17            Mon
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                      36          41          36          48          37
Temp                39 38 37 36 36 41 41 41 40 39 38 37 40 45 48 45 43 40 40 37
Dewpt               37 36 36 35 35 35 37 36 36 36 36 36 37 40 42 41 40 39 38 37
RH                  92 92 96 96 96 79 85 82 85 89 92 96 89 82 80 86 89 96 92100
Wind dir            NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N NW NW  N
Wind spd            14 14 16 17 19 17 16 13 10 10  9  9  9  8 10  8  6  6  8  8
Wind gust                    27    27
Clouds              OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 OV
PoP 12hr                     50          50          40          20          20
QPF 12hr                   0.13        0.14        0.04           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain                 C  C     C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
Rain shwrs                 S
Wind chill          31 29 28 26 26 32 33 33 33 33 32 30 34                   31
Min chill        32    29    26    25    32    32    30    31          35    31


Date           03/27  Tue 03/28/17  Wed 03/29/17  Thu 03/30/17  Fri 03/31/17
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          53      34    54      36    52      36    51      34    52
Temp          49 49   40 35 52 51   40 37 50 49   42 37 50 48   40 35 50 49
Dewpt         41 40   36 34 39 39   35 34 38 38   36 34 38 38   36 34 39 39
PWind dir         N       N    NE       E     E       E     E       E    NE
Wind char        GN      GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
Avg clouds    B2 B1   B1 B1 SC SC   SC B1 B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 B2 B1 B1
PoP 12hr         10       0     0      10    20      40    30      20    10
Rain                                       S       C  C  S  C       S
Snow                                                  C  S          S

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

Date           03/24/17      Sat 03/25/17            Sun 03/26/17            Mon
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                      40          43          40          53          40
Temp                43 41 41 40 40 42 43 43 42 42 41 40 45 50 53 50 47 43 43 40
Dewpt               41 40 39 38 36 37 37 38 40 39 39 39 40 43 44 43 43 41 41 39
RH                  93 96 92 92 85 82 79 82 93 89 92 96 82 77 71 77 86 93 93 96
Wind dir            NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N NW  N  N NW NW  N
Wind spd            16 16 17 18 19 17 16 12 10 10  8  9  9  9 10  8  6  6  6  8
Clouds              OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 OV OV OV
PoP 12hr                     70          80          40          20          20
QPF 12hr                   0.19        0.27        0.02           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain                          L  L  D  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S        S  S  S
Rain shwrs           L  L  L
Wind chill          36 33 32 31 31 34 35 36 36 36    34
Min chill        37    32    31    29    35    35    33    36          39    34


Date           03/27  Tue 03/28/17  Wed 03/29/17  Thu 03/30/17  Fri 03/31/17
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          56      38    56      37    54      38    54      38    54
Temp          51 51   43 39 54 53   43 38 52 52   44 39 53 52   43 39 53 50
Dewpt         43 43   39 36 41 40   37 34 37 39   37 34 39 39   37 35 40 40
PWind dir         N       N    NE       E     E       E     E       E    NE
Wind char        GN      GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
Avg clouds    B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 SC   B1 B1 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2
PoP 12hr         20       0     0       5    30      40    40      40    20
Rain           S                              C    C  C  C  C    S  C  S  S

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

Date           03/24/17      Sat 03/25/17            Sun 03/26/17            Mon
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                      47          50          44          58          43
Temp                53 51 50 47 49 48 49 49 47 46 45 44 49 55 58 56 50 47 45 43
Dewpt               51 48 43 41 42 41 42 42 43 43 42 43 44 45 46 45 45 43 42 42
RH                  93 89 77 79 77 77 77 77 86 89 89 96 83 69 64 66 83 86 89 96
Wind dir            NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N NW  W  W  W NW NW NW NW  N
Wind spd            10 12 13 14 14 11 11 10  8  9  8  9  9  9 11  6  5  5  5  8
Clouds              OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV
PoP 12hr                     90          70          50          30          10
QPF 12hr                   0.46        0.31        0.03           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain                          L  L  C  S  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S              C
Rain shwrs           D  D  L


Date           03/27  Tue 03/28/17  Wed 03/29/17  Thu 03/30/17  Fri 03/31/17
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      42    59      39    57      41    58      41    57
Temp          52 55   47 42 56 56   45 40 55 55   46 41 54 57   46 42 55 54
Dewpt         46 45   42 40 43 41   38 36 39 39   39 38 41 40   39 38 41 40
PWind dir         N       N    NE      NE     E       E     E      NE    NE
Wind char        GN      GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
Avg clouds    OV OV   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2
PoP 12hr         40       5     5       5    40      50    60      40    30
Rain           C  S                           C    C  C  L  C    C  C  C  S

$$



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