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POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1106 AM CST WED JAN 18 2017

IAZ060-182200-
DES MOINES-POLK IA
41.54N  93.65W ELEV. 924 FT
1106 AM CST WED JAN 18 2017

DATE             WED 01/18/17            THU 01/19/17            FRI 01/20/17
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18
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                      46          33          44          36          46
TEMP                   39 46 39 33 33 33 33 35 42 44 41 39 37 36 36 38 44 46 44
DEWPT                  33 36 33 30 32 31 32 34 38 39 37 37 36 36 36 37 39 39 39
RH                     79 68 79 89 96 92 96 96 86 82 85 92 96100100 96 82 76 82
WIND DIR                S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE  E  E
WIND SPD                9 10  6  8  6  5  4  4  5  5  5  4  2  2  4  4  4  6  6
WIND GUST              21
CLOUDS                 B1 FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 OV OV
POP 12HR                      0           0          20          30          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN                                            S  S  S  S  C  C              C
OBVIS                         F  F  F  F  F  F
WIND CHILL             33    33 26 27 27
MIN CHILL              29    32    26    26    28    37    33    32    32


DATE               SAT 01/21/17  SUN 01/22/17  MON 01/23/17  TUE 01/24/17
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MIN/MAX            40    51      35    44      33    42      32    42
TEMP          44   40 50 46 37   36 44 41 37   33 42 39 34   33 41 40
DEWPT         40   39 41 39 36   35 38 35 34   32 34 32 31   31 33 33
PWIND DIR          SE     S       W    NW      NW    NW      NW     E
WIND CHAR          LT    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR           40    10       5    30      20     5       5    50
RAIN           C                     S  C  S                        C

$$
IAZ039-182200-
WATERLOO/CEDAR FALLS-BLACK HAWK IA
42.55N  92.40W ELEV. 865 FT
1106 AM CST WED JAN 18 2017

DATE             WED 01/18/17            THU 01/19/17            FRI 01/20/17
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18
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          32          41          35          41
TEMP                   34 38 35 32 32 32 32 33 40 40 40 37 37 35 35 37 41 40 39
DEWPT                  32 34 31 30 31 30 30 32 36 36 35 34 34 34 34 36 37 37 36
RH                     92 85 85 92 96 92 92 96 85 85 82 89 89 96 96 96 85 89 89
WIND DIR                S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE  E  E  E  E NE  E SE  E  E
WIND SPD               10 10  9  8  6  6  5  5  5  5  5  4  4  3  3  3  3  4  5
WIND GUST              21
CLOUDS                 B2 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
POP 12HR                      0           0          30          50          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.06           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN                                            C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S        C
OBVIS                   F PF  F  F  F  F  F  F PF
WIND CHILL             27 32    24 25 26
MIN CHILL              23    28    24    25    26    34    31    31    31    32


DATE               SAT 01/21/17  SUN 01/22/17  MON 01/23/17  TUE 01/24/17
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MIN/MAX            35    49      33    43      34    40      32    39
TEMP          37   39 48 45 36   35 43 38 35   34 40 36 34   32 39 35
DEWPT         36   38 42 40 35   35 39 37 35   34 36 34 33   32 35 34
PWIND DIR          SE    SE      SW    NW       N    NW      NW     W
WIND CHAR          GN    GN      LT    LT      GN    GN      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    OV   B2 B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 OV OV   OV B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           30    30      10    30      40    20       5    30
RAIN           C    S     C          C  C  C    C  S                C
SNOW                                       C    C  S

$$
IAZ048-182200-
AMES-STORY IA
41.99N  93.62W ELEV. 936 FT
1106 AM CST WED JAN 18 2017

DATE             WED 01/18/17            THU 01/19/17            FRI 01/20/17
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18
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                      45          32          41          35          42
TEMP                   37 44 38 33 32 32 33 34 40 40 39 37 35 35 35 36 41 41 39
DEWPT                  32 36 32 29 31 31 31 33 36 36 36 35 34 34 34 36 38 37 37
RH                     82 73 79 85 96 96 92 96 85 85 89 92 96 96 96100 89 85 92
WIND DIR                S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E SE  E  E
WIND SPD               14 10  6  8  6  6  5  4  6  5  5  5  3  2  3  4  4  5  6
CLOUDS                 B1 FW SC SC SC B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
POP 12HR                      0           0          20          30          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.01           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN                                            S  S  S  S  C  C              C
OBVIS                  PF        F  F  F  F  F
WIND CHILL             30    32 26 25 26
MIN CHILL              25    30    25    25    26    34    32    32    31    32


DATE               SAT 01/21/17  SUN 01/22/17  MON 01/23/17  TUE 01/24/17
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MIN/MAX            37    49      33    43      32    40      30    40
TEMP          38   39 49 43 35   34 43 39 36   32 40 36 33   30 39 38
DEWPT         38   38 41 38 35   34 38 36 34   32 34 33 32   30 33 33
PWIND DIR          SE     S       W    NW      NW    NW      NW    NE
WIND CHAR          GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    OV   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           40    10       5    20      20     5       5    50
RAIN           C    S                S  S  S                        C

$$
IAZ004-182200-
ESTHERVILLE-EMMET IA
43.40N  94.75W ELEV. 1315 FT
1106 AM CST WED JAN 18 2017

DATE             WED 01/18/17            THU 01/19/17            FRI 01/20/17
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18
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          31          39          33          38
TEMP                   33 37 34 31 31 31 33 33 38 38 37 35 35 33 33 35 38 37 34
DEWPT                  30 32 28 27 30 31 32 32 34 35 35 33 34 32 32 34 35 35 34
RH                     89 82 78 85 96100 96 96 85 89 92 92 96 96 96 96 89 92100
WIND DIR                S SW  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD               13 11 10 11 11 11 10 10  9  9  8  8  5  5  5  6  8  8  9
CLOUDS                 FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 OV OV B2 OV OV
POP 12HR                      0           0          10          20          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN                                                  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  C
OBVIS                           PF PF PF  F  F  F
WIND CHILL             24 29 23 22 22 22 25 25 31 32 31 28          29 32 31 27
MIN CHILL              21    23    22    22    24    31    28    28    28    27


DATE               SAT 01/21/17  SUN 01/22/17  MON 01/23/17  TUE 01/24/17
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MIN/MAX            34    41      30    38      29    36      28    35
TEMP          34   35 40 39 33   31 38 34 32   29 36 33 30   28 35 30
DEWPT         34   34 37 37 33   30 34 32 31   29 31 30 29   28 30 30
PWIND DIR          SE    SE      SW    NW      NW    NW      NW     N
WIND CHAR          GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    OV   OV OV B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           50    30      10    10      10     5       5    30
RAIN           C    C  C  S                                         C
SNOW                                                                C

$$
IAZ035-182200-
FORT DODGE-WEBSTER IA
42.55N  94.18W ELEV. 1165 FT
1106 AM CST WED JAN 18 2017

DATE             WED 01/18/17            THU 01/19/17            FRI 01/20/17
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18
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          32          40          34          41
TEMP                   36 41 37 33 33 32 32 31 39 40 38 36 36 34 34 36 41 40 40
DEWPT                  31 35 30 30 31 31 31 31 35 36 35 35 35 34 33 35 36 36 36
RH                     82 79 75 89 92 96 96100 85 85 89 96 96100 96 96 82 85 85
WIND DIR                S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  E SE SE  E  E
WIND SPD               13  9  8  9  8  8  6  5  8  6  6  6  4  4  4  5  6  6  8
WIND GUST                    18
CLOUDS                 FW FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 OV
POP 12HR                      0           0          10          20          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN                                                  S  S  S  S  S  S        C
OBVIS                              PF PF  F PF  F
WIND CHILL             29 35 27 25 25 24 26 25 33       30
MIN CHILL              28    25    24    24    24    32    30    30    30    35


DATE               SAT 01/21/17  SUN 01/22/17  MON 01/23/17  TUE 01/24/17
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MIN/MAX            36    46      32    42      31    39      31    38
TEMP          38   40 46 43 35   33 42 37 36   31 39 35 34   31 38 35
DEWPT         37   37 38 37 35   32 36 34 33   31 33 31 30   29 32 32
PWIND DIR          SE     S      SW    NW      NW    NW      NW    NE
WIND CHAR          GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    OV   B2 B2 B2 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B1 B2   B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           40    20      10    10      10     5       5    50
RAIN           C    C     S                                         C

$$
IAZ094-182200-
LAMONI-DECATUR IA
40.63N  93.90W ELEV. 1125 FT
1106 AM CST WED JAN 18 2017

DATE             WED 01/18/17            THU 01/19/17            FRI 01/20/17
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18
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                      47          34          45          38          49
TEMP                   37 43 41 34 34 34 34 35 43 45 42 41 39 38 38 39 46 49 47
DEWPT                  32 35 36 32 31 31 32 35 39 41 39 39 38 38 37 39 41 42 42
RH                     82 73 82 92 89 89 92100 86 86 89 92 96100 96100 83 77 83
WIND DIR                S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE  E  E  E SE  E  E SE SE SE  E
WIND SPD               10 11  8  8  6  5  4  4  4  5  4  4  3  2  4  4  6  8  6
CLOUDS                 B1 FW SC SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR                      0           0          20          20          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN                                            S  S  S  S  S  S              S
OBVIS                   F  F  F F+ F+ F+ F+  F
WIND CHILL             31 37 33 27 28
MIN CHILL              27    33    26    27    29    37    36    33    33


DATE               SAT 01/21/17  SUN 01/22/17  MON 01/23/17  TUE 01/24/17
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MIN/MAX            40    52      35    45      32    43      29    44
TEMP          45   40 51 48 37   36 45 42 37   32 42 41 32   30 43 41
DEWPT         41   39 40 38 36   34 38 35 32   31 32 32 29   28 33 33
PWIND DIR          SE     S       W     N      NW    NW      NW     E
WIND CHAR          GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B1 SC SC SC   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           20     5      10    20      20     5       5    40
RAIN           S                     S  S  S                        C

$$
IAZ017-182200-
MASON CITY-CERRO GORDO IA
43.16N  93.33W ELEV. 1189 FT
1106 AM CST WED JAN 18 2017

DATE             WED 01/18/17            THU 01/19/17            FRI 01/20/17
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18
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          31          38          34          38
TEMP                   33 36 33 31 31 31 31 29 36 38 37 35 35 34 34 35 38 37 34
DEWPT                  31 33 28 29 31 31 28 29 34 34 34 33 33 32 33 34 35 35 34
RH                     92 89 82 92100100 88100 92 85 89 92 92 92 96 96 89 92100
WIND DIR                S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE  E  E  E SE SE  E
WIND SPD               17 10  9  9 10  9  8  6  8  8  6  6  5  5  4  6  6  6  6
CLOUDS                 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
POP 12HR                      0           0          10          40          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.01        0.01
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN                                                  S  S  C  C  C  C  S  S  C
OBVIS                  PF PF PF  F  F  F  F  F  F
WIND CHILL             24 29 21 22 23 23 24 22 30 32                29       28
MIN CHILL              22    20    22    22    22    31    29    29    29    28


DATE               SAT 01/21/17  SUN 01/22/17  MON 01/23/17  TUE 01/24/17
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MIN/MAX            34    43      32    39      30    37      29    36
TEMP          34   36 43 41 35   32 39 35 33   30 37 32 31   29 36 33
DEWPT         34   36 38 37 34   31 36 34 33   30 33 32 31   29 33 32
PWIND DIR          SE    SE       S    NW      NW    NW      NW     N
WIND CHAR          GN    GN      LT    LT      GN    GN      GN    LT
AVG CLOUDS    OV   OV B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 OV   OV B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           40    30      20    20      20    10       5    30
RAIN           C    C  S  C  S          S  S                        C
SNOW                                       S    S                   C

$$
IAZ049-182200-
MARSHALLTOWN-MARSHALL IA
42.11N  92.91W ELEV. 972 FT
1106 AM CST WED JAN 18 2017

DATE             WED 01/18/17            THU 01/19/17            FRI 01/20/17
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18
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                      41          32          40          34          41
TEMP                   35 39 36 33 32 32 32 32 39 39 38 34 34 34 34 36 41 40 40
DEWPT                  32 34 32 29 31 31 30 32 36 36 35 33 33 33 33 35 37 37 36
RH                     89 82 85 85 96 96 92100 89 89 89 96 96 96 96 96 85 89 85
WIND DIR                S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  E  E  E  E  E NE  E SE  E  E
WIND SPD               19 11  9  9  8  8  5  6  6  6  6  5  4  4  4  4  5  5  6
CLOUDS                 B1 FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
POP 12HR                      0           0          20          40          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.01           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN                                            S  S  C  C  C  C              C
OBVIS                  PF    PF  F F+ F+ F+  F
WIND CHILL             27 32    25 26 26 26 26
MIN CHILL              22    29    24    25    26    30    29    30    30    35


DATE               SAT 01/21/17  SUN 01/22/17  MON 01/23/17  TUE 01/24/17
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MIN/MAX            36    49      33    42      32    39      30    38
TEMP          38   39 49 43 35   34 42 39 35   32 39 36 32   31 38 34
DEWPT         37   38 41 39 35   34 38 35 34   32 34 33 31   31 34 33
PWIND DIR          SE     S       W    NW      NW    NW      NW    NE
WIND CHAR          GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    LT
AVG CLOUDS    OV   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 B2 OV OV   OV B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR           30    20       5    30      30    10       5    40
RAIN           C    S     S          S  C  C    S                   C
SNOW                                 S          S

$$
IAZ086-182200-
OTTUMWA-WAPELLO IA
41.11N  92.45W ELEV. 836 FT
1106 AM CST WED JAN 18 2017

DATE             WED 01/18/17            THU 01/19/17            FRI 01/20/17
CST 3HRLY     03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18
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          33          45          36          48
TEMP                   38 43 38 34 33 33 33 36 43 44 41 39 38 36 36 39 45 48 45
DEWPT                  32 34 35 29 31 31 32 35 39 40 37 38 37 36 36 38 40 41 40
RH                     79 70 89 82 92 92 96 96 86 86 85 96 96100100 96 82 77 82
WIND DIR                S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  E  E  E  E  E NE  N  E  S  E  E
WIND SPD               10 10  6  6  6  5  5  5  6  6  6  4  3  3  4  4  5  6  8
CLOUDS                 B1 FW SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR                      0           0          40          40          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.03        0.01           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN                                            C  C  C  C  C  C              S
OBVIS                        PF  F  F  F  F  F PF
WIND CHILL             31 37 32 28 27
MIN CHILL              28    32    26    26    28    36    34    32    33


DATE               SAT 01/21/17  SUN 01/22/17  MON 01/23/17  TUE 01/24/17
CST 6HRLY     00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MIN/MAX            41    55      37    46      35    43      33    44
TEMP          45   41 54 49 40   38 46 43 40   35 42 41 36   34 44 39
DEWPT         42   40 42 40 38   37 40 38 36   34 35 33 33   32 34 33
PWIND DIR          SE     S      SW     N      NW    NW      NW     S
WIND CHAR          GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2   B1 B1 SC SC   B1 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR           20     5       5    40      40    10       5    30
RAIN           S                     C  C  C    S                   C

$$



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