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POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
128 PM CDT FRI MAR 27 2015

IAZ060-272200-
DES MOINES-POLK IA
41.54N  93.65W ELEV. 924 FT
128 PM CDT FRI MAR 27 2015

DATE             FRI 03/27/15            SAT 03/28/15            SUN 03/29/15
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                      44          29          46          36          59
TEMP                      43 41 35 32 31 29 35 42 46 44 40 38 37 36 44 54 59 54
DEWPT                     11 13 16 18 20 20 23 22 24 25 29 28 31 33 37 37 31 33
RH                        27 31 45 56 63 69 61 44 42 47 64 67 79 89 76 52 34 45
WIND DIR                   N NE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  W NW NW NW
WIND SPD                   6  3  4  6  6  6  9 12 13 11 10 12 14 17 19 25 24 16
WIND GUST                                                                 34
CLOUDS                    SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 OV B2 B1 SC FW
POP 12HR                      5          30          10          40          40
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01           0        0.01        0.05
SNOW 12HR                 00-00           T       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                  C  C  C  C  C  C
SNOW                                S  S
WIND CHILL                         26 24 22 28 35    38 33 30 28 27 37
MIN CHILL              31    33    26    22    22    37    30    26    28


DATE          MON 03/30/15  TUE 03/31/15  WED 04/01/15  THU 04/02/15
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          34    67      44    70      47    71      43    65
TEMP          40 34 60 62   49 44 65 67   53 48 67 67   50 44 61 62
DEWPT         30 28 33 36   36 36 36 39   42 42 45 40   30 30 34 32
PWIND DIR         W     W      SW    NW       S    SW       W     W
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC   SC FW SC FW   SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW
POP 12HR          5     5       5     5      20    30      20    10
RAIN                                       S  S
RAIN SHWRS                                       C  C    S  S

$$
IAZ039-272200-
WATERLOO/CEDAR FALLS-BLACK HAWK IA
42.55N  92.40W ELEV. 865 FT
128 PM CDT FRI MAR 27 2015

DATE             FRI 03/27/15            SAT 03/28/15            SUN 03/29/15
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                      36          20          42          34          54
TEMP                      35 33 26 24 22 20 28 37 42 40 37 36 35 34 41 50 54 49
DEWPT                     12 15 16 15 16 14 17 18 20 21 23 24 27 30 36 36 33 33
RH                        38 47 65 68 77 77 63 46 41 46 56 61 72 85 82 58 45 54
WIND DIR                   N  N  E  E SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W NW NW NW
WIND SPD                   6  4  3  3  3  3  9 11 12 11 11 13 18 21 24 25 27 19
WIND GUST                                                                 40
CLOUDS                    FW SC SC B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 SC FW
POP 12HR                      0           5           5          40          60
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.01        0.07
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                  C  C  L  L  C  C
WIND CHILL                29                19 30 35 33 30 27 24 24 32
MIN CHILL              26    26    18    14    13    33    27    23    25


DATE          MON 03/30/15  TUE 03/31/15  WED 04/01/15  THU 04/02/15
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          31    61      39    65      41    65      40    61
TEMP          36 31 55 56   44 39 60 62   47 42 61 62   46 41 57 58
DEWPT         30 29 34 38   37 36 38 40   36 38 46 42   33 33 35 35
PWIND DIR         W     W       S    NW       E     S       W     W
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    BZ
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW
POP 12HR          5    10      20     5      20    40      20    10
RAIN                         S  S          S  S
RAIN SHWRS                                       C  C    S  S

$$
IAZ048-272200-
AMES-STORY IA
41.99N  93.62W ELEV. 936 FT
128 PM CDT FRI MAR 27 2015

DATE             FRI 03/27/15            SAT 03/28/15            SUN 03/29/15
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                      40          26          46          35          59
TEMP                      39 37 32 29 28 26 33 42 46 44 39 38 36 35 43 54 58 53
DEWPT                     13 16 17 18 19 19 23 23 25 26 28 28 31 33 37 37 31 32
RH                        34 42 53 63 68 74 66 46 43 49 64 67 82 92 79 52 36 44
WIND DIR                   N NE SE  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  W NW NW NW
WIND SPD                   3  3  5  3  4  4  9 12 13 12 10 14 16 16 21 25 25 18
WIND GUST                                                                 36
CLOUDS                    SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 SC FW
POP 12HR                      5          20          10          40          40
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.02        0.05
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                  C  C  C  C  C  C
SNOW                                S  S
WIND CHILL                      26       20 25 35    38 32 29 26 26 35
MIN CHILL              35    34    25    20    20    37    29    25    27


DATE          MON 03/30/15  TUE 03/31/15  WED 04/01/15  THU 04/02/15
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          32    65      41    68      44    69      40    63
TEMP          38 32 58 60   46 41 62 65   50 45 65 65   47 41 59 59
DEWPT         30 28 33 38   36 35 36 40   39 41 45 38   29 29 32 32
PWIND DIR         W    SW      SW    NW      SE    SW       W     W
WIND CHAR        LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC SC   SC FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW
POP 12HR          5     5       5     5      20    30      20    10
RAIN                                       S  S
RAIN SHWRS                                       C  C    S  S

$$
IAZ004-272200-
ESTHERVILLE-EMMET IA
43.40N  94.75W ELEV. 1315 FT
128 PM CDT FRI MAR 27 2015

DATE             FRI 03/27/15            SAT 03/28/15            SUN 03/29/15
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                      36          25          46          37          56
TEMP                      35 34 29 28 26 25 32 42 46 44 41 39 38 37 44 52 56 52
DEWPT                     16 19 19 20 21 20 24 26 29 30 31 31 34 35 38 35 31 31
RH                        45 54 66 71 81 81 72 53 51 57 67 73 85 92 79 52 38 44
WIND DIR                   S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD                   3  4  8  8  9  9 11 17 19 17 19 24 26 24 33 31 27 20
WIND GUST                                                                 39
CLOUDS                    B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC FW
POP 12HR                     10          20           0          40          40
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01           0        0.06        0.04
SNOW 12HR                 00-00           T       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                  C  C  C  C
SNOW                                S
WIND CHILL                      21 20 17 16 23 34 38 36 32 28 26 27 35
MIN CHILL              30    30    19    16    16    35    28    26    28


DATE          MON 03/30/15  TUE 03/31/15  WED 04/01/15  THU 04/02/15
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          35    63      40    64      43    62      38    58
TEMP          40 35 57 58   45 40 59 61   48 44 59 59   44 39 54 55
DEWPT         29 29 34 38   37 35 37 40   38 40 41 34   31 32 33 32
PWIND DIR         W    SW       W    NW      SE    SW       W    NW
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    BZ
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   SC SC B1 SC   SC FW FW SC
POP 12HR          5    10      10     5      20    20      10    10
RAIN                                       S  S
RAIN SHWRS                                       S  S

$$
IAZ035-272200-
FORT DODGE-WEBSTER IA
42.55N  94.18W ELEV. 1165 FT
128 PM CDT FRI MAR 27 2015

DATE             FRI 03/27/15            SAT 03/28/15            SUN 03/29/15
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                      39          26          46          37          58
TEMP                      38 36 31 29 27 26 33 42 46 44 41 39 38 37 44 54 58 53
DEWPT                     15 17 17 19 21 19 24 26 27 27 30 29 32 33 38 37 31 32
RH                        38 45 56 66 78 74 69 53 47 51 65 67 79 85 79 52 36 44
WIND DIR                  SW SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SW NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD                   3  3  6  8  9  8 12 14 17 16 17 19 23 19 24 21 24 13
WIND GUST                                                                 35
CLOUDS                    B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B1 B1 SC FW
POP 12HR                      5          20           5          40          40
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.04        0.06
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                  C  C  C  C  C  C
SNOW                                S  S
WIND CHILL                      25 21 18 18 24 34 39 37 32 29 27 27 36
MIN CHILL              34    33    21    17    17    36    29    27    28


DATE          MON 03/30/15  TUE 03/31/15  WED 04/01/15  THU 04/02/15
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          35    64      41    67      44    66      40    61
TEMP          40 35 58 59   46 41 62 64   50 45 62 63   46 41 57 58
DEWPT         29 27 33 38   36 34 36 40   38 40 43 32   28 28 32 31
PWIND DIR         W    SW      SW    NW      SE    SW       W     W
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC SC   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   SC FW FW FW
POP 12HR          5     5       5     5      20    30      10    10
RAIN                                       S  S
RAIN SHWRS                                       C  C

$$
IAZ094-272200-
LAMONI-DECATUR IA
40.63N  93.90W ELEV. 1125 FT
128 PM CDT FRI MAR 27 2015

DATE             FRI 03/27/15            SAT 03/28/15            SUN 03/29/15
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                      43          28          46          35          61
TEMP                      42 40 34 31 30 28 34 42 46 44 39 38 36 35 44 56 61 56
DEWPT                     15 16 18 21 23 23 26 27 28 29 31 30 32 34 39 40 35 35
RH                        33 37 51 66 75 81 72 55 49 55 73 73 85 96 82 55 38 45
WIND DIR                   N  N SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  W NW NW NW
WIND SPD                   4  3  5  4  6  8 10 12 11 10  9 12 14 16 18 21 20 14
WIND GUST                                                                 31
CLOUDS                    B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV B2 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 OV B1 SC SC FW
POP 12HR                     10          40          20          30          40
QPF 12HR                      0        0.06        0.01        0.01        0.07
SNOW 12HR                 00-00           T       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                  C  C  C  C  C  C
SNOW                                C  C  S
WIND CHILL                            23 20 26 35    38 33 30 27 25 37
MIN CHILL              34    35    25    20    20    38    30    25    27


DATE          MON 03/30/15  TUE 03/31/15  WED 04/01/15  THU 04/02/15
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          36    68      44    69      47    70      43    66
TEMP          42 36 61 63   50 44 64 66   52 48 66 66   49 44 62 63
DEWPT         32 30 33 38   37 37 41 42   42 43 48 43   33 33 36 33
PWIND DIR         W    SW      SW     W       S    SW      NW     W
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW SC   SC FW FW FW   SC SC B1 SC   SC SC FW FW
POP 12HR         10     5       5     5      20    30      20    10
RAIN                                       S  S
RAIN SHWRS                                       C  C    S  S

$$
IAZ017-272200-
MASON CITY-CERRO GORDO IA
43.16N  93.33W ELEV. 1189 FT
128 PM CDT FRI MAR 27 2015

DATE             FRI 03/27/15            SAT 03/28/15            SUN 03/29/15
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                      34          21          42          34          54
TEMP                      33 31 26 24 22 21 28 38 42 40 37 36 35 34 41 50 54 49
DEWPT                     14 16 16 16 17 16 20 21 25 25 27 27 31 32 37 36 32 32
RH                        45 53 65 71 81 81 71 50 50 55 67 69 85 92 85 58 43 52
WIND DIR                  NE  E  E SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S NW NW NW NW
WIND SPD                   3  4  5  5  6  8 10 12 13 12 13 17 21 23 26 31 27 20
WIND GUST                                                                 39
CLOUDS                    SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 OV B2 B1 SC FW
POP 12HR                      0          10           5          40          50
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.04        0.07
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                  C  C  C  C  S  S
WIND CHILL                      19 17 15 11 19 30 35 33 28 26 23 23 32
MIN CHILL              31    26    16    10    11    32    26    22    24


DATE          MON 03/30/15  TUE 03/31/15  WED 04/01/15  THU 04/02/15
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          32    60      39    63      41    64      40    58
TEMP          37 32 54 56   44 39 58 60   46 42 60 61   46 41 55 55
DEWPT         29 28 34 38   37 35 37 40   36 37 44 39   32 32 35 34
PWIND DIR         W    SW      SW    NW       E     S       W     W
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    BZ
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   SC SC B1 B1   SC FW FW SC
POP 12HR          5    10      20     5      20    30      10    10
RAIN                         S  S          S  S
RAIN SHWRS                                       C  C

$$
IAZ049-272200-
MARSHALLTOWN-MARSHALL IA
42.11N  92.91W ELEV. 972 FT
128 PM CDT FRI MAR 27 2015

DATE             FRI 03/27/15            SAT 03/28/15            SUN 03/29/15
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                      38          23          45          33          56
TEMP                      36 35 29 26 25 23 31 40 45 42 38 36 34 33 41 51 56 51
DEWPT                     14 16 16 16 17 16 20 20 22 23 25 26 29 31 37 37 33 33
RH                        40 45 58 65 71 74 63 44 40 46 59 67 82 92 85 59 42 50
WIND DIR                   N NE  E  E SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  W NW NW NW
WIND SPD                   6  4  5  5  5  5 10 13 13 11 12 14 17 21 23 28 27 18
WIND GUST                                                                 39
CLOUDS                    SC SC B1 B1 B1 SC SC FW FW SC SC SC B1 OV B2 B1 SC FW
POP 12HR                      0          10           5          40          50
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.01        0.06
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                  C  C  C  C  C  C
WIND CHILL                30    23 19 18 16 22 32 39 36 30 27 23 22 32
MIN CHILL              26    27    19    16    16    36    27    22    23


DATE          MON 03/30/15  TUE 03/31/15  WED 04/01/15  THU 04/02/15
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          33    63      41    67      43    67      40    63
TEMP          38 33 57 58   46 41 62 64   49 44 63 63   46 41 59 59
DEWPT         30 28 34 37   37 36 36 39   38 39 46 41   32 31 34 36
PWIND DIR         W    SW      SW    NW       E     S       W     W
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    BZ
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC SC   SC FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW
POP 12HR          5     5       5     5      20    40      20    10
RAIN                                       S  S
RAIN SHWRS                                       C  C    S  S

$$
IAZ086-272200-
OTTUMWA-WAPELLO IA
41.11N  92.45W ELEV. 836 FT
128 PM CDT FRI MAR 27 2015

DATE             FRI 03/27/15            SAT 03/28/15            SUN 03/29/15
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                      42          26          45          33          57
TEMP                      40 39 32 30 28 26 33 41 45 42 38 36 34 33 41 52 57 52
DEWPT                     13 16 15 16 16 17 20 20 21 23 25 25 28 30 36 38 35 36
RH                        33 39 49 55 60 68 58 42 38 46 59 64 78 89 82 59 43 54
WIND DIR                   N  N  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S SW  W NW NW
WIND SPD                   6  4  4  6  6  6 11 11 11 10  9 12 14 17 20 24 23 16
WIND GUST                                                                 33
CLOUDS                    SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 SC FW
POP 12HR                      5          10          10          30          60
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.01        0.03
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                  C  C  L  L  C  C
WIND CHILL                         24 21 18 25 34 39 36 32 28 24 22 32
MIN CHILL              30    32    23    18    19    36    28    22    23


DATE          MON 03/30/15  TUE 03/31/15  WED 04/01/15  THU 04/02/15
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          33    65      43    68      44    69      43    65
TEMP          39 33 58 60   48 43 63 65   50 45 65 66   49 44 61 62
DEWPT         31 29 33 38   37 38 39 40   40 41 48 45   35 34 36 36
PWIND DIR         W     W      SW     W       S     S       W     W
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC SC   SC FW FW FW   SC SC SC B1   SC SC FW FW
POP 12HR         10     5       5     5      20    30      20    10
RAIN                                       S  S
RAIN SHWRS                                       C  C    S  S

$$



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