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POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
536 PM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

IAZ060-251000-
DES MOINES-POLK IA
41.54N  93.65W ELEV. 924 FT
536 PM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

DATE           07/24/16      MON 07/25/16            TUE 07/26/16            WED
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                      65          89          67          87          70
TEMP             85 76 71 67 66 79 86 89 87 76 71 68 68 78 85 87 84 76 73 70 72
DEWPT            68 67 64 64 64 67 66 65 68 67 66 64 64 68 68 67 68 68 67 66 66
RH               57 74 79 90 93 67 51 45 53 74 84 87 87 71 57 52 59 76 81 87 81
WIND DIR          N  N  N NW  N  N  N  N NE  E SE  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE  S  S
WIND SPD          8  4  4  4  3  3  4  5  4  2  3  3  3  4  5  5  4  4  4  4  4
CLOUDS           SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW B1 B1 B2
POP 12HR                      5           0           0           5          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.06
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                        C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                                             C  C  C  C  C


DATE           07/27  THU 07/28/16  FRI 07/29/16  SAT 07/30/16  SUN 07/31/16
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          84      68    83      66    81      65    82      65    84
TEMP          81 80   70 69 81 81   70 67 78 79   68 67 79 81   70 67 82 82
DEWPT         70 71   69 67 70 69   68 65 67 68   66 64 67 68   66 64 68 69
PWIND DIR        SE       E     N      NE    NE      NE     E       E    SE
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         50      50    30      30    30      30    20      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  S  S    S  S
TSTMS          C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  S  S    S  S

$$
IAZ039-251000-
WATERLOO/CEDAR FALLS-BLACK HAWK IA
42.55N  92.40W ELEV. 865 FT
536 PM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

DATE           07/24/16      MON 07/25/16            TUE 07/26/16            WED
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                      64          85          66          85          68
TEMP             82 73 69 66 65 78 83 85 82 73 69 67 67 78 83 85 83 74 70 68 69
DEWPT            68 67 64 63 63 66 65 65 67 67 65 64 63 68 68 68 69 69 67 66 66
RH               63 81 84 90 93 67 55 51 61 81 87 90 87 71 61 57 63 84 90 93 90
WIND DIR         NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N  N  W SW SW SW SW SW  S SE  S  S  S
WIND SPD          8  4  4  4  3  4  5  6  4  2  3  2  2  3  3  4  3  3  3  3  3
CLOUDS           SC SC SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC FW SC SC B2
POP 12HR                      5           0           0          10          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                                    C
TSTMS                                                                         C


DATE           07/27  THU 07/28/16  FRI 07/29/16  SAT 07/30/16  SUN 07/31/16
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          82      65    80      64    78      63    80      63    82
TEMP          80 77   68 66 78 77   67 65 76 76   66 64 78 78   67 65 79 79
DEWPT         70 71   67 66 68 69   66 63 66 67   64 62 66 67   64 63 68 69
PWIND DIR         S       E    NE      NE    NE      NE     E      SE    SE
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 B2 B2   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         50      60    40      30    30      30    20      10    20
RAIN SHWRS     C  C    L  L  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  S  S          S  S
TSTMS          C  C    L  L  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  S  S          S  S

$$
IAZ048-251000-
AMES-STORY IA
41.99N  93.62W ELEV. 936 FT
536 PM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

DATE           07/24/16      MON 07/25/16            TUE 07/26/16            WED
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                      64          87          65          86          69
TEMP             82 74 69 65 66 79 85 87 85 74 69 66 66 79 84 86 83 75 72 70 70
DEWPT            67 65 64 63 64 67 65 65 68 67 66 64 64 68 68 68 69 68 67 66 66
RH               61 74 84 93 93 67 51 48 57 79 90 93 93 69 59 55 63 79 84 87 87
WIND DIR          N  N NW NW NW  N NW  N  N  E SE  S  S  S  S SE SE SE SE SE  S
WIND SPD          9  4  4  4  4  3  4  5  4  2  3  3  3  4  4  5  5  4  4  4  4
CLOUDS           SC SC SC FW FW CL FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW SC FW FW B1 B1 B2
POP 12HR                      5           0           0          10          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.08
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                        C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                                             C  C  C  C  C


DATE           07/27  THU 07/28/16  FRI 07/29/16  SAT 07/30/16  SUN 07/31/16
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          82      66    81      65    79      63    81      64    83
TEMP          80 78   68 67 78 79   68 66 77 77   67 64 77 80   68 66 80 80
DEWPT         70 71   68 67 69 69   67 64 67 67   65 64 67 68   65 64 68 69
PWIND DIR        SE      NE    NE      NE    NE      NE     E       E    SE
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 B2 B2   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         50      60    30      30    40      30    30      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     C  C    L  L  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C
TSTMS          C  C    L  L  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C

$$
IAZ004-251000-
ESTHERVILLE-EMMET IA
43.40N  94.75W ELEV. 1315 FT
536 PM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

DATE           07/24/16      MON 07/25/16            TUE 07/26/16            WED
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                      61          85          64          84          67
TEMP             78 70 65 62 63 78 83 85 83 73 68 65 65 77 82 84 81 74 70 68 67
DEWPT            63 62 60 59 60 64 64 64 66 66 64 63 62 66 66 67 67 68 66 65 66
RH               60 76 84 90 90 62 53 50 57 79 87 93 90 69 58 57 63 82 87 90 97
WIND DIR         NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  S SW SW SW SW  S  S  S SE  S  S  S
WIND SPD          9  5  5  4  3  3  5  4  4  4  5  4  4  8 10  9  9  5  5  4  5
CLOUDS           SC FW CL CL CL CL CL FW CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC SC B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR                     10           0           5          10          50
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.25
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                        C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                                             C  C  C  C  C


DATE           07/27  THU 07/28/16  FRI 07/29/16  SAT 07/30/16  SUN 07/31/16
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          79      64    78      63    77      61    79      62    82
TEMP          76 76   68 65 76 75   66 64 74 76   65 62 76 77   66 64 79 80
DEWPT         68 69   66 64 67 68   64 64 64 65   63 62 65 66   63 62 66 67
PWIND DIR        SE      NE    NE      NE     E       E    SE       S     S
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2   B1 B1 B1 B2   B1 B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         50      30    40      30    40      30    30      10    20
RAIN SHWRS     C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C          S  S
TSTMS          C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C          S  S

$$
IAZ035-251000-
FORT DODGE-WEBSTER IA
42.55N  94.18W ELEV. 1165 FT
536 PM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

DATE           07/24/16      MON 07/25/16            TUE 07/26/16            WED
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                      63          86          65          85          68
TEMP             81 73 69 65 64 78 84 86 84 73 69 66 66 78 83 85 82 75 72 69 69
DEWPT            65 64 63 62 62 67 65 65 67 66 65 63 63 68 68 68 69 68 67 66 66
RH               58 73 81 90 93 69 53 50 57 79 87 90 90 71 61 57 65 79 84 90 90
WIND DIR          N  N NW NW  W NW  W NW  N SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SE  S  S  S
WIND SPD          8  3  3  3  3  2  4  3  4  2  3  3  2  5  8  6  8  5  5  4  4
CLOUDS           SC FW FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR                     10           0           0          10          40
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.17
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                        C  C  C  C  L
TSTMS                                                             C  C  C  C  L


DATE           07/27  THU 07/28/16  FRI 07/29/16  SAT 07/30/16  SUN 07/31/16
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          81      65    80      64    79      63    81      63    83
TEMP          78 77   69 66 78 77   67 65 77 77   67 64 78 79   68 64 80 81
DEWPT         69 70   67 65 69 69   66 64 67 67   65 63 67 67   65 63 67 69
PWIND DIR        SE       E    NE      NE     E       E     E      SE     S
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         60      50    30      40    30      30    30      10    20
RAIN SHWRS     L  L    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C          S  S
TSTMS          L  L    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C          S  S

$$
IAZ094-251000-
LAMONI-DECATUR IA
40.63N  93.90W ELEV. 1125 FT
536 PM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

DATE           07/24/16      MON 07/25/16            TUE 07/26/16            WED
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                      66          87          67          87          69
TEMP             83 76 72 68 67 79 85 87 84 75 71 68 68 80 84 87 84 75 71 69 70
DEWPT            72 70 67 65 64 66 65 64 67 66 64 63 63 66 66 65 67 67 67 67 67
RH               70 82 84 90 90 64 51 46 57 74 79 84 84 62 55 48 57 76 87 93 90
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD          9  5  5  5  5  6  6  6  6  4  4  4  4  6  5  6  5  5  5  4  5
CLOUDS           B1 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW B1 SC B1
POP 12HR                     50          10           5          10          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.04
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS        C  S  S                                         C  C  C  C  L
TSTMS             C  S  S                                         C  C  C  C  L
HEAT INDEX       88
MAX HEAT         89    85          87    89    84          88    89    85


DATE           07/27  THU 07/28/16  FRI 07/29/16  SAT 07/30/16  SUN 07/31/16
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          84      69    83      66    81      65    83      66    84
TEMP          82 81   72 70 82 80   70 67 79 79   69 66 81 80   70 67 81 82
DEWPT         70 71   70 68 70 69   68 65 67 67   66 65 67 68   67 65 67 69
PWIND DIR        SE      SE     N      NE    NE      NE    NE       E     E
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B1   B1 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 B1 B2   B1 B1 SC B1   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         60      50    40      30    30      30    30      20    20
RAIN SHWRS     L  L    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  S  S
TSTMS          L  L    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  S  S

$$
IAZ017-251000-
MASON CITY-CERRO GORDO IA
43.16N  93.33W ELEV. 1189 FT
536 PM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

DATE           07/24/16      MON 07/25/16            TUE 07/26/16            WED
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                      62          84          64          84          66
TEMP             78 70 66 64 63 77 82 84 82 70 67 65 65 77 83 84 82 72 69 67 67
DEWPT            65 65 62 61 62 65 65 65 67 66 64 63 63 67 68 68 69 68 66 66 66
RH               64 84 87 90 97 67 56 53 61 87 90 93 93 71 61 59 65 87 90 97 97
WIND DIR         NW NW  W  W  W NW NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW SW  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD         10  4  4  4  3  4  5  6  4  2  3  3  3  5  6  6  5  4  4  4  3
CLOUDS           SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 SC B2
POP 12HR                     10           0           0          10          30
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.11
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                        C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                                             C  C  C  C  C


DATE           07/27  THU 07/28/16  FRI 07/29/16  SAT 07/30/16  SUN 07/31/16
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          79      64    79      63    77      61    80      62    81
TEMP          77 75   66 66 78 76   66 64 75 76   65 63 77 78   66 64 78 78
DEWPT         69 70   66 65 68 68   65 63 65 66   63 61 66 67   63 62 67 68
PWIND DIR        SE      NE    NE      NE     E       E     E      SE     S
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         50      50    40      30    30      20    30      10    20
RAIN SHWRS     C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  S  S
TSTMS          C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  C  C    S  S  S  S

$$
IAZ049-251000-
MARSHALLTOWN-MARSHALL IA
42.11N  92.91W ELEV. 972 FT
536 PM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

DATE           07/24/16      MON 07/25/16            TUE 07/26/16            WED
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                      63          85          64          85          67
TEMP             82 72 68 65 64 77 83 85 82 72 68 65 66 78 83 85 82 73 70 68 68
DEWPT            67 65 63 62 64 67 66 66 69 67 65 64 64 68 68 68 70 69 67 66 66
RH               61 79 84 90100 71 57 53 65 84 90 97 93 71 61 57 67 87 90 93 93
WIND DIR         NW  N NW NW NW  N NW NW  N NE SW SW SW SW  S  S SE SE SE  S  S
WIND SPD          9  5  4  4  4  4  5  6  4  2  2  3  3  4  3  4  4  4  4  3  4
CLOUDS           SC SC SC FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC FW SC SC B2
POP 12HR                      5           0           0          10          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                        S  S  S  S  C
TSTMS                                                             S  S  S  S  C


DATE           07/27  THU 07/28/16  FRI 07/29/16  SAT 07/30/16  SUN 07/31/16
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          81      65    79      64    78      63    80      63    83
TEMP          79 77   67 66 78 77   68 65 76 76   66 64 77 78   67 65 81 80
DEWPT         70 71   67 66 69 70   66 64 67 68   65 63 67 68   65 63 69 70
PWIND DIR        SE      NE     N      NE    NE      NE     E      SE    SE
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 B2 B2   B1 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         50      60    40      30    40      30    30      20    20
RAIN SHWRS     C  C    L  L  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  S  S
TSTMS          C  C    L  L  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  S  S

$$
IAZ086-251000-
OTTUMWA-WAPELLO IA
41.11N  92.45W ELEV. 836 FT
536 PM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

DATE           07/24/16      MON 07/25/16            TUE 07/26/16            WED
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                      65          86          66          87          68
TEMP             85 76 71 67 66 78 84 86 82 73 70 67 68 80 85 87 84 75 71 69 69
DEWPT            74 70 66 64 64 66 66 65 67 66 65 63 63 67 67 66 68 67 66 66 66
RH               70 82 84 90 93 67 55 50 61 79 84 87 84 65 55 50 59 76 84 90 90
WIND DIR          N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E  N SE  S  E  E  E  E SE  S  S
WIND SPD          9  5  5  5  5  5  6  6  6  3  3  4  4  3  4  4  5  4  4  4  5
CLOUDS           SC SC B1 SC FW FW FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1
POP 12HR                     10           5           0           0          10
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                                    C
TSTMS                                                                         C
HEAT INDEX       93
MAX HEAT         96    88          87    88                88    90    84


DATE           07/27  THU 07/28/16  FRI 07/29/16  SAT 07/30/16  SUN 07/31/16
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          85      68    83      65    80      64    82      65    84
TEMP          83 81   71 69 81 80   69 66 78 78   68 65 79 80   69 67 82 81
DEWPT         70 70   69 68 70 70   68 65 68 68   65 64 67 68   66 65 67 69
PWIND DIR        SE      SE     N      NE    NE      NE    NE       E    SE
WIND CHAR        LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2   B1 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR         40      50    40      30    30      30    30      20    20
RAIN SHWRS     C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  S  S
TSTMS          C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C    S  S  S  S

$$



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