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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
714 AM CDT THU APR 28 2016

IAZ060-282200-
DES MOINES-POLK IA
41.54N  93.65W ELEV. 924 FT
714 AM CDT THU APR 28 2016

DATE             THU 04/28/16            FRI 04/29/16            SAT 04/30/16
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                      56          43          60          46          53
TEMP                52 56 56 52 49 46 44 43 49 55 60 58 56 52 50 46 48 51 53 53
DEWPT               44 44 45 41 39 39 37 38 38 40 43 41 42 42 42 41 42 43 46 45
RH                  74 64 66 66 68 76 76 82 66 57 53 53 59 69 74 83 80 74 77 74
WIND DIR             W NW NW  N  N  N  N NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E
WIND SPD             8 10 12 10  9  9  6  8 10 11 13 12 12 13 18 16 17 17 17 17
CLOUDS              OV OV OV B2 OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
POP 12HR                     20           5          20          70          90
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0        0.22        0.53
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
DRIZZLE              O  O
RAIN                       S
RAIN SHWRS                                         S  C  C  L  L  D  D  D  D  L
TSTMS                                                             S  S  S  S
WIND CHILL                                                       39
MIN CHILL                                38    39                39    39


DATE          SUN 05/01/16  MON 05/02/16  TUE 05/03/16  WED 05/04/16
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          45    58      45    65      49    70      48    68
TEMP          47 46 56 56   48 46 62 63   53 50 67 67   53 49 65 65
DEWPT         43 41 42 41   40 39 40 40   40 40 43 44   43 42 43 42
PWIND DIR        NE    NE       N    NW       W     W       W    NW
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV OV B2   B1 SC SC SC   SC FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         60    40      10     5      10    20      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     L  L  C  C                        S  S    S  S

$$
IAZ039-282200-
WATERLOO/CEDAR FALLS-BLACK HAWK IA
42.55N  92.40W ELEV. 865 FT
714 AM CDT THU APR 28 2016

DATE             THU 04/28/16            FRI 04/29/16            SAT 04/30/16
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                      51          38          59          42          53
TEMP                47 49 48 45 44 42 40 39 48 55 59 57 52 47 44 42 48 52 53 51
DEWPT               43 44 42 37 37 36 36 35 37 38 40 39 39 37 37 36 40 42 44 41
RH                  86 83 80 73 76 79 85 85 65 53 49 51 61 68 76 79 74 69 71 68
WIND DIR             E  E NE NE  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E NE
WIND SPD            11  9 11 11  8  6  5  6 11 11 11 10 10 10 13 13 19 19 18 20
CLOUDS              OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2
POP 12HR                     40          10           5          30          90
QPF 12HR                   0.12           0           0        0.06        0.49
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
DRIZZLE              O
RAIN                    C  C
RAIN SHWRS                                                  C  C  D  D  D  D  L
WIND CHILL                   39                               37 35
MIN CHILL        39    39    38    35    32    35                34    36


DATE          SUN 05/01/16  MON 05/02/16  TUE 05/03/16  WED 05/04/16
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          42    58      40    64      45    68      47    65
TEMP          44 43 56 55   44 42 61 61   49 47 65 65   52 48 62 62
DEWPT         39 39 40 40   39 38 39 39   38 40 43 43   42 42 41 40
PWIND DIR        NE    NE       N    NW       W     W       W    NW
WIND CHAR        BZ    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 SC SC SC   SC FW SC SC   B1 SC SC FW
POP 12HR         60    30      10     5      10    20      20    10
RAIN SHWRS     L  L  C  C    S  S                S  S    S  S

$$
IAZ048-282200-
AMES-STORY IA
41.99N  93.62W ELEV. 936 FT
714 AM CDT THU APR 28 2016

DATE             THU 04/28/16            FRI 04/29/16            SAT 04/30/16
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                      53          40          58          43          53
TEMP                50 53 52 49 46 43 41 41 47 54 58 57 53 50 46 43 47 50 53 51
DEWPT               45 45 44 39 38 38 37 37 38 40 43 41 41 41 40 39 42 43 44 44
RH                  83 74 74 68 73 82 85 85 71 59 57 55 64 71 79 86 83 77 71 77
WIND DIR             N NW  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E
WIND SPD             5  9 11 12  9  8  5  6 11 12 12 12 11 12 17 16 18 20 19 19
CLOUDS              OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
POP 12HR                     20           5          10          60          90
QPF 12HR                   0.02           0           0        0.16        0.58
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
DRIZZLE              O  O
RAIN                       S
RAIN SHWRS                                            S  S  L  L  D  D  D  D  L
WIND CHILL                                                    39 35
MIN CHILL                          37    35    36                35    35


DATE          SUN 05/01/16  MON 05/02/16  TUE 05/03/16  WED 05/04/16
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          43    57      41    64      45    68      46    67
TEMP          46 44 55 55   45 43 61 61   49 47 65 65   51 47 64 64
DEWPT         42 40 42 41   40 39 40 40   39 40 43 44   43 42 42 42
PWIND DIR        NE    NE       N    NW       W     W       W    NW
WIND CHAR        GN    BZ      GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    OV OV B2 B1   B1 SC SC FW   SC FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         60    40      10     5      10    20      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     L  L  C  C                        S  S

$$
IAZ004-282200-
ESTHERVILLE-EMMET IA
43.40N  94.75W ELEV. 1315 FT
714 AM CDT THU APR 28 2016

DATE             THU 04/28/16            FRI 04/29/16            SAT 04/30/16
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                      44          37          55          41          50
TEMP                39 41 44 43 41 40 39 37 45 52 55 54 50 46 44 41 46 48 50 49
DEWPT               37 37 36 34 35 35 34 34 37 39 38 39 39 39 38 37 39 40 42 42
RH                  92 85 73 70 79 82 82 89 73 61 53 57 66 76 79 85 76 74 74 77
WIND DIR            NE NE NE NE NE NE  N NE NE  E  E  E  E NE  E  E  E  E  E NE
WIND SPD            14 13 14 13  9  9  6  6 12 14 14 14 11 12 16 14 20 21 20 20
CLOUDS              OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV
POP 12HR                     60           5           5          30          80
QPF 12HR                   0.13           0           0        0.04        0.54
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN                 S  C  C
RAIN SHWRS                                            S  S  C  C  D  D  D  D  C
WIND CHILL          31 33 37 36 35 34       39                37 33 38
MIN CHILL        28    29    35    33    31    33                33    34


DATE          SUN 05/01/16  MON 05/02/16  TUE 05/03/16  WED 05/04/16
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          40    57      38    63      45    66      45    65
TEMP          44 41 55 54   42 40 60 60   49 46 63 63   50 46 62 62
DEWPT         40 38 39 36   36 35 37 37   38 39 42 42   42 41 41 39
PWIND DIR        NE    NE       N    NW       W     W       W    NW
WIND CHAR        BZ    BZ      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B1 B1   SC SC FW FW   SC FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         50    20       5     5      10    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     C  C  S  S

$$
IAZ035-282200-
FORT DODGE-WEBSTER IA
42.55N  94.18W ELEV. 1165 FT
714 AM CDT THU APR 28 2016

DATE             THU 04/28/16            FRI 04/29/16            SAT 04/30/16
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                      49          38          57          43          52
TEMP                45 47 48 46 43 40 39 39 46 53 57 56 53 49 47 43 47 49 52 51
DEWPT               40 41 40 36 35 35 34 34 37 39 42 39 39 39 38 37 39 41 43 42
RH                  82 79 74 68 73 82 82 82 71 59 57 53 59 68 71 79 74 74 71 71
WIND DIR            NE  N  N NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E
WIND SPD            10 10 11 12 10  8  5  8 11 13 12 13 12 12 16 17 20 19 19 20
CLOUDS              OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV
POP 12HR                     40           5          10          50          90
QPF 12HR                   0.04           0           0        0.15        0.64
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
DRIZZLE              O
RAIN                    S  S
RAIN SHWRS                                            S  S  C  C  D  D  D  D  L
WIND CHILL                      37                               35 39
MIN CHILL        39    38    39    35    33    34                35    35


DATE          SUN 05/01/16  MON 05/02/16  TUE 05/03/16  WED 05/04/16
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          42    57      41    64      45    68      46    66
TEMP          45 43 55 55   45 43 61 61   49 47 65 65   51 47 63 63
DEWPT         39 38 41 39   38 36 39 38   38 39 43 43   42 40 41 40
PWIND DIR        NE    NE       N    NW       W     W       W    NW
WIND CHAR        BZ    BZ      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    OV B2 B2 B1   B1 SC FW FW   SC FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         70    30      10     5      10    20      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     L  L  C  C                        S  S

$$
IAZ094-282200-
LAMONI-DECATUR IA
40.63N  93.90W ELEV. 1125 FT
714 AM CDT THU APR 28 2016

DATE             THU 04/28/16            FRI 04/29/16            SAT 04/30/16
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                      59          43          60          48          61
TEMP                52 56 59 58 51 48 45 44 50 57 60 59 56 51 50 48 50 58 61 59
DEWPT               46 46 46 44 43 42 39 40 41 44 47 46 46 46 46 47 47 51 51 50
RH                  80 69 62 59 74 80 79 86 71 62 62 62 69 83 86 96 89 77 70 72
WIND DIR             W  W NW NW  N  N  N NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E
WIND SPD            11 12 12  9  8  8  6 10 10 11 12 12 12 12 14 18 14 14 14 11
CLOUDS              OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR                     10          20          20          80          80
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.43        0.35
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
DRIZZLE              O  O
RAIN SHWRS                                S  S  S  S  C  C  D  D  D  D  D  D  C
TSTMS                                                       S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND CHILL                               38
MIN CHILL                                37


DATE          SUN 05/01/16  MON 05/02/16  TUE 05/03/16  WED 05/04/16
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          45    56      44    63      49    67      48    66
TEMP          49 46 54 54   47 45 60 61   52 50 64 64   52 49 63 63
DEWPT         46 43 44 42   42 39 42 42   40 40 44 44   44 42 45 44
PWIND DIR        NE    NE       N     N       W     W       W    NW
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV OV B2   B2 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC FW FW SC
POP 12HR         50    50      10    10      10    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     C  C  C  C

$$
IAZ017-282200-
MASON CITY-CERRO GORDO IA
43.16N  93.33W ELEV. 1189 FT
714 AM CDT THU APR 28 2016

DATE             THU 04/28/16            FRI 04/29/16            SAT 04/30/16
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                      46          37          58          42          52
TEMP                41 43 44 46 43 41 39 37 47 55 58 56 51 47 44 42 47 50 52 50
DEWPT               39 39 37 35 36 36 35 34 37 38 40 38 39 38 38 37 39 41 44 41
RH                  92 86 76 65 76 82 85 89 68 53 51 51 63 71 79 82 74 71 74 71
WIND DIR             E NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E
WIND SPD            13 11 12 12  9  8  5  6 11 12 12 11 11 10 13 16 20 21 19 20
CLOUDS              OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV
POP 12HR                     60          20           5          20          80
QPF 12HR                   0.17           0           0        0.01        0.47
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
DRIZZLE              O
RAIN                    L  C  S
RAIN SHWRS                                                  S  S  D  D  D  D  C
WIND CHILL          34 37 37                                  37 34
MIN CHILL        32    32    36    36    31    34                33    35


DATE          SUN 05/01/16  MON 05/02/16  TUE 05/03/16  WED 05/04/16
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          41    58      38    64      43    68      45    65
TEMP          44 42 56 55   42 40 60 61   48 45 65 65   50 46 62 62
DEWPT         39 38 40 38   37 36 37 38   38 39 42 42   42 41 40 39
PWIND DIR        NE    NE       N    NW       W     W      NW    NW
WIND CHAR        BZ    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 SC FW FW   SC FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         50    30      10     5      10    20      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     C  C  C  C                        S  S

$$
IAZ049-282200-
MARSHALLTOWN-MARSHALL IA
42.11N  92.91W ELEV. 972 FT
714 AM CDT THU APR 28 2016

DATE             THU 04/28/16            FRI 04/29/16            SAT 04/30/16
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                      53          39          59          43          53
TEMP                49 51 51 47 45 42 40 40 48 54 59 55 53 49 45 43 48 52 53 52
DEWPT               45 45 44 39 38 38 36 37 39 40 42 41 41 40 38 38 41 43 44 43
RH                  86 80 77 74 76 86 85 89 71 59 53 59 64 71 76 82 77 71 71 71
WIND DIR             E  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E
WIND SPD             8  8 11 13 10  8  6  9 12 13 12 12 11 12 17 17 19 21 20 21
CLOUDS              OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2
POP 12HR                     30          10          10          50          90
QPF 12HR                   0.05           0           0        0.11        0.56
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
DRIZZLE              O
RAIN                    S  C
RAIN SHWRS                                            S  S  C  C  D  D  D  D  L
WIND CHILL                      39       34                   37 35
MIN CHILL                    39    35    33    35                34    36


DATE          SUN 05/01/16  MON 05/02/16  TUE 05/03/16  WED 05/04/16
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          43    57      40    64      45    68      46    65
TEMP          45 44 55 55   44 42 61 61   49 47 65 65   51 47 62 62
DEWPT         41 40 41 41   40 38 40 40   39 40 43 44   42 41 42 41
PWIND DIR        NE    NE       N    NW       W     W       W    NW
WIND CHAR        BZ    BZ      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV B2 B2   B1 SC SC SC   SC FW SC SC   SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR         60    40      20     5      10    20      20    10
RAIN SHWRS     L  L  C  C    S  S                S  S    S  S

$$
IAZ086-282200-
OTTUMWA-WAPELLO IA
41.11N  92.45W ELEV. 836 FT
714 AM CDT THU APR 28 2016

DATE             THU 04/28/16            FRI 04/29/16            SAT 04/30/16
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                      58          41          61          45          59
TEMP                53 56 58 56 48 45 43 42 50 57 61 58 55 51 48 45 50 57 58 57
DEWPT               45 45 46 44 43 41 38 39 40 41 44 44 44 43 42 42 44 47 49 47
RH                  74 66 64 64 83 86 82 89 68 55 53 59 66 74 80 89 80 69 72 69
WIND DIR             W  W NW  N  N  N  N NE NE  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E  E NE
WIND SPD             9 10 12 10  8  8  6  9 10 11 11 11 12 14 18 17 17 18 17 17
CLOUDS              OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2
POP 12HR                     20           5          10          60          90
QPF 12HR                   0.01           0           0        0.21        0.53
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
DRIZZLE              O  O
RAIN                       S
RAIN SHWRS                                            C  C  L  L  D  D  D  D  C
TSTMS                                                             S  S  S  S
WIND CHILL                               36                      38
MIN CHILL                                35    38                36    38


DATE          SUN 05/01/16  MON 05/02/16  TUE 05/03/16  WED 05/04/16
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          44    58      42    64      45    68      47    67
TEMP          47 45 56 56   46 44 61 61   49 47 65 65   52 48 64 64
DEWPT         44 43 44 43   42 40 41 41   41 41 43 44   44 43 43 43
PWIND DIR        NE    NE       N    NW       W     W       W    NW
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV OV B2   B2 B1 SC SC   SC FW SC SC   SC SC SC FW
POP 12HR         50    40      20    10      10    10      20    10
RAIN SHWRS     C  C  C  C    S  S                        S  S

$$



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