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POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1215 AM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

IAZ060-231000-
DES MOINES-POLK IA
41.54N  93.65W ELEV. 924 FT
1215 AM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

DATE           04/21/14      TUE 04/22/14            WED 04/23/14            THU
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                      45          68          47          64          56
TEMP                   54 49 45 54 64 68 65 55 51 49 47 53 60 64 64 60 59 59 56
DEWPT                  34 34 35 34 34 34 34 34 35 35 36 38 44 47 47 48 48 51 51
RH                     46 56 68 46 32 28 31 45 54 58 65 57 55 54 54 64 67 75 83
WIND DIR                N  N  N  N  N  N  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S
WIND SPD               13  8  9  9  8  6  5  5  8  9 11 17 19 23 18 17 17 14 16
CLOUDS                 CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV
POP 12HR                      0           0           5          50          90
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.13        0.49
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                            C  C  C  S  L  L  D  D  C
TSTMS                                                 S  S  S  S  L  L  D  D  C


DATE           04/24  FRI 04/25/14  SAT 04/26/14  SUN 04/27/14  MON 04/28/14
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          70      47    64      40    58      40    52      37    51
TEMP          67 67   53 48 61 61   46 41 54 55   44 40 50 50   41 37 46 49
DEWPT         50 42   38 37 41 39   35 33 35 37   36 33 35 37   34 33 32 35
PWIND DIR         W       W     W       N    NE       E     E       E    NE
WIND CHAR        BZ      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    BZ      BZ    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2 SC   FW FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 B2 B1 B1   OV B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR         40      10    10      10    30      40    50      50    40
RAIN                                                             C  C  C  C
RAIN SHWRS     C  C                        C  C    C  C  C  C
TSTMS          C  S                        S  S    S  S  S  S

$$
IAZ039-231000-
WATERLOO/CEDAR FALLS-BLACK HAWK IA
42.55N  92.40W ELEV. 865 FT
1215 AM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

DATE           04/21/14      TUE 04/22/14            WED 04/23/14            THU
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          62          42          57          49
TEMP                   48 43 40 46 57 62 58 48 46 43 42 48 53 57 55 52 50 50 49
DEWPT                  38 36 34 33 33 34 35 34 34 33 32 34 40 43 43 44 43 45 45
RH                     68 76 79 60 40 35 42 58 63 67 67 58 61 59 64 74 77 83 86
WIND DIR                N  N  N  N  N  N  N  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
WIND SPD               12  9 10 13 11 11  8  5  6  8 11 16 18 21 20 19 19 20 19
CLOUDS                 CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV
POP 12HR                      0           0           0          40          90
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.12        0.49
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                            C  C  S  C  C  C  D  D  L
TSTMS                                                             C  C  D  D  L
WIND CHILL                   33                      36
MIN CHILL                    32    33                36    38


DATE           04/24  FRI 04/25/14  SAT 04/26/14  SUN 04/27/14  MON 04/28/14
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          65      44    60      36    54      35    50      35    50
TEMP          62 62   49 44 57 57   42 37 51 51   40 35 47 48   39 35 45 48
DEWPT         51 44   40 38 39 37   34 30 32 33   32 29 30 33   30 28 27 31
PWIND DIR        SW       W     W       N    NE       E     E       E    NE
WIND CHAR        BZ      GN    BZ      GN    GN      GN    BZ      BZ    BZ
AVG CLOUDS    OV B1   SC SC SC SC   B1 SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B2 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         70      20    10      10    30      40    40      50    30
RAIN                                                             C  C  C  C
RAIN SHWRS     L  L    S  S                C  C    C  C  C  C
TSTMS          L  L

$$
IAZ048-231000-
AMES-STORY IA
41.99N  93.62W ELEV. 936 FT
1215 AM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

DATE           04/21/14      TUE 04/22/14            WED 04/23/14            THU
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          65          46          62          52
TEMP                   50 45 42 51 61 65 63 52 50 49 46 52 58 62 60 57 55 55 52
DEWPT                  35 35 33 33 35 35 34 34 36 35 35 37 44 47 48 49 49 50 48
RH                     56 68 70 50 38 33 34 50 58 58 65 56 59 58 64 75 80 83 86
WIND DIR                N  N  N  N  N  N NE  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S
WIND SPD               12  9 10 10  9  6  5  5  8  9 11 17 20 24 19 18 18 16 16
WIND GUST                                                  31
CLOUDS                 CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV
POP 12HR                      0           0           5          40          90
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.16        0.52
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                            C  C  C  S  D  D  D  D  C
TSTMS                                                 S  S  S  S  D  D  D  D  C
WIND CHILL                   36
MIN CHILL                    35    35


DATE           04/24  FRI 04/25/14  SAT 04/26/14  SUN 04/27/14  MON 04/28/14
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          68      45    62      38    56      39    50      36    51
TEMP          65 65   51 46 59 59   44 39 53 54   43 39 48 48   39 36 46 49
DEWPT         51 42   38 37 40 37   34 32 33 35   35 33 33 35   34 32 29 33
PWIND DIR         W       W     W       N    NE       E     E       E    NE
WIND CHAR        BZ      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    BZ      BZ    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   OV B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR         50      10    10      10    30      40    50      50    40
RAIN                                                             C  C  C  C
RAIN SHWRS     C  C                        C  C    C  C  C  C
TSTMS          C  S

$$
IAZ004-231000-
ESTHERVILLE-EMMET IA
43.40N  94.75W ELEV. 1315 FT
1215 AM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

DATE           04/21/14      TUE 04/22/14            WED 04/23/14            THU
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                      37          62          47          60          49
TEMP                   44 40 37 48 59 62 59 52 51 49 47 53 57 60 56 53 52 50 49
DEWPT                  31 31 32 32 32 30 34 36 36 37 37 40 42 44 44 46 47 47 46
RH                     60 70 82 54 36 30 39 54 56 63 68 61 57 55 64 77 83 89 89
WIND DIR                N  N  N  N  N  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SW
WIND SPD               11  8  9  8  6  5  9 10 11 14 18 25 25 27 24 19 17  9 14
WIND GUST                                               35 36 40
CLOUDS                 CL CL CL FW FW FW SC B1 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2
POP 12HR                      0           0          20          40          80
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.02        0.19        0.54
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                         S  C  C  C  S  D  D  D  D  C
TSTMS                                              S  S  S  S  S  D  D  D  D  C
WIND CHILL             38    30
MIN CHILL              38    30    32


DATE           04/24  FRI 04/25/14  SAT 04/26/14  SUN 04/27/14  MON 04/28/14
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          63      43    56      35    52      36    48      33    49
TEMP          60 60   48 43 54 53   40 35 49 50   40 36 46 46   37 33 44 47
DEWPT         42 38   36 35 35 33   31 29 29 31   31 29 27 30   30 28 24 28
PWIND DIR         W       W    NW       N    NE       E     E       E    NE
WIND CHAR        BZ      GN    BZ      GN    GN      GN    BZ      BZ    BZ
AVG CLOUDS    B2 SC   SC SC B1 B1   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR         50      10    10      10    30      40    40      40    30
RAIN                                                             C  C  C  C
RAIN SHWRS     C  C                        C  C    C  C  C  C
SNOW                                                             C  C
TSTMS          C  S

$$
IAZ035-231000-
FORT DODGE-WEBSTER IA
42.55N  94.18W ELEV. 1165 FT
1215 AM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

DATE           04/21/14      TUE 04/22/14            WED 04/23/14            THU
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          64          46          62          53
TEMP                   47 44 40 49 60 64 62 52 50 47 46 51 56 62 60 56 54 54 53
DEWPT                  36 36 34 34 36 35 35 35 36 35 35 38 43 46 47 47 48 49 48
RH                     65 73 79 56 41 34 36 52 58 63 65 61 62 56 62 72 80 83 83
WIND DIR                N  N  N  N  N  N  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S
WIND SPD               10  6  8  9  8  5  6  8 10 12 14 21 24 26 21 19 19 13 16
WIND GUST                                                     36
CLOUDS                 CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV
POP 12HR                      0           0           5          40          90
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.19        0.61
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                            C  C  C  S  D  D  D  D  C
TSTMS                                                 S  S  S  S  D  D  D  D  C


DATE           04/24  FRI 04/25/14  SAT 04/26/14  SUN 04/27/14  MON 04/28/14
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          67      45    60      37    54      38    50      35    49
TEMP          64 64   50 45 57 57   42 37 51 52   42 38 48 48   39 35 45 47
DEWPT         47 40   37 36 38 35   33 30 31 33   33 31 30 33   32 30 26 31
PWIND DIR         W       W    NW       N    NE       E     E       E    NE
WIND CHAR        BZ      GN    BZ      GN    GN      GN    BZ      BZ    BZ
AVG CLOUDS    B2 SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR         50      10    10      10    30      40    50      50    30
RAIN                                                             C  C  C  C
RAIN SHWRS     C  C                        C  C    C  C  C  C
TSTMS          C  S

$$
IAZ094-231000-
LAMONI-DECATUR IA
40.63N  93.90W ELEV. 1125 FT
1215 AM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

DATE           04/21/14      TUE 04/22/14            WED 04/23/14            THU
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                      44          67          47          68          57
TEMP                   54 48 45 56 63 67 64 55 51 49 47 57 62 68 66 63 61 59 57
DEWPT                  37 35 36 36 36 36 37 36 36 35 36 39 45 47 48 50 50 51 52
RH                     52 60 70 47 36 32 37 49 56 58 65 51 54 47 52 62 67 75 83
WIND DIR                N  N  N  N  N  N  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S
WIND SPD               10  9 10 10  8  6  5  5  6  9 10 16 19 23 19 18 18 16 14
CLOUDS                 CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 OV OV OV
POP 12HR                      0           0           5          40          90
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.10        0.41
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                            C  C  C  C  C  C  D  D  C
TSTMS                                                 S  S  C  C  C  C  D  D  C
WIND CHILL                   39
MIN CHILL                    38


DATE           04/24  FRI 04/25/14  SAT 04/26/14  SUN 04/27/14  MON 04/28/14
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          70      47    66      41    60      43    56      38    50
TEMP          68 67   53 48 63 63   47 42 56 58   47 43 53 53   42 38 46 48
DEWPT         49 44   38 36 44 42   37 35 38 40   38 37 40 40   36 34 35 36
PWIND DIR         W       W     W       N    NE       E     E       E    NE
WIND CHAR        BZ      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      BZ    BZ
AVG CLOUDS    B2 SC   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 B2 B2 OV   OV B2 OV OV
POP 12HR         40      10    10      10    30      50    60      50    50
RAIN                                                             C  C  C  C
RAIN SHWRS     C  S                        C  C    C  C  C  C
TSTMS          C  S                        S  S    S  S  S  S

$$
IAZ017-231000-
MASON CITY-CERRO GORDO IA
43.16N  93.33W ELEV. 1189 FT
1215 AM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

DATE           04/21/14      TUE 04/22/14            WED 04/23/14            THU
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                      37          60          44          56          48
TEMP                   45 40 38 45 55 60 56 48 46 44 44 48 52 56 52 51 49 49 48
DEWPT                  36 35 33 33 34 34 35 35 35 33 34 36 41 44 44 44 44 45 45
RH                     70 82 82 62 45 37 45 60 65 65 68 63 66 64 74 77 83 86 89
WIND DIR               NW  N  N  N  N  N NE  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S
WIND SPD               13  9 10 11 11 10  6  6  8 10 13 19 21 25 21 20 20 17 16
WIND GUST                                                     35
CLOUDS                 CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV
POP 12HR                      0           0           5          40          90
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.18        0.59
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                            C  C  S  C  D  D  D  D  L
TSTMS                                                             D  D  D  D  L
WIND CHILL             38 34 31                   38 38
MIN CHILL              37    30    32                37    38


DATE           04/24  FRI 04/25/14  SAT 04/26/14  SUN 04/27/14  MON 04/28/14
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          62      43    57      35    52      35    49      34    49
TEMP          59 60   48 43 54 54   40 36 49 50   39 35 46 47   38 34 44 47
DEWPT         50 42   38 36 37 35   32 29 30 32   30 29 28 31   29 27 24 30
PWIND DIR        SW       W     W       N    NE       E     E       E    NE
WIND CHAR        BZ      GN    BZ      BZ    GN      GN    BZ      BZ    BZ
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B1   SC SC B1 B1   B1 SC SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR         70      20    10      10    30      30    40      40    30
RAIN                                                             C  C  C  C
RAIN SHWRS     L  C    S  S                C  C    C  C  C  C
SNOW                                                             C  C
TSTMS          L  S

$$
IAZ049-231000-
MARSHALLTOWN-MARSHALL IA
42.11N  92.91W ELEV. 972 FT
1215 AM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

DATE           04/21/14      TUE 04/22/14            WED 04/23/14            THU
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                      41          64          43          59          50
TEMP                   48 44 41 49 60 64 62 49 48 46 43 49 54 59 57 53 53 53 51
DEWPT                  37 34 33 32 35 36 37 33 35 34 34 36 43 45 45 46 46 47 47
RH                     65 68 73 52 39 35 39 54 60 63 70 61 66 60 64 77 77 80 86
WIND DIR               NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S
WIND SPD               11  9 10 12 11 10  8  6  6  9 11 17 19 23 20 19 19 18 17
WIND GUST                                                     33 31
CLOUDS                 CL CL CL FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV
POP 12HR                      0           0           0          40          90
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.12        0.50
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                            C  C  S  S  L  L  D  D  L
TSTMS                                                             L  L  D  D  L
WIND CHILL                   35                      37
MIN CHILL                    35    36                37    37


DATE           04/24  FRI 04/25/14  SAT 04/26/14  SUN 04/27/14  MON 04/28/14
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          67      45    62      37    56      37    50      35    51
TEMP          64 64   50 46 59 59   43 38 52 53   41 37 48 48   39 35 46 49
DEWPT         53 43   39 38 40 37   34 31 33 35   33 31 32 34   32 30 28 32
PWIND DIR        SW       W     W      NW    NE       E     E       E    NE
WIND CHAR        BZ      GN    BZ      GN    GN      GN    BZ      BZ    BZ
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B1   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   B1 B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR         70      10    10      10    30      40    50      50    30
RAIN                                                             C  C  C  C
RAIN SHWRS     L  C                        C  C    C  C  C  C
TSTMS          L  C

$$
IAZ086-231000-
OTTUMWA-WAPELLO IA
41.11N  92.45W ELEV. 836 FT
1215 AM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

DATE           04/21/14      TUE 04/22/14            WED 04/23/14            THU
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                      43          65          42          63          53
TEMP                   53 47 43 54 61 65 61 51 46 44 42 52 60 62 62 57 56 56 53
DEWPT                  41 40 36 36 36 36 36 33 35 33 34 37 42 43 44 45 45 47 47
RH                     64 76 76 50 39 34 39 50 65 65 73 56 51 50 52 64 66 72 80
WIND DIR                N  N  N  N  N  N  N  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S
WIND SPD               13 10 11 12 11 10  8  5  6  8 10 14 17 20 19 18 17 17 18
CLOUDS                 CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 OV OV
POP 12HR                      0           0           0          50          70
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0        0.07        0.25
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                            C  C  S  C  C  C  L  L  L
TSTMS                                                 S  S        C  C  L  L  L
WIND CHILL                   37                      36
MIN CHILL                    37                      35    38


DATE           04/24  FRI 04/25/14  SAT 04/26/14  SUN 04/27/14  MON 04/28/14
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          69      47    66      41    59      40    53      38    52
TEMP          66 66   52 48 63 63   47 41 56 56   45 40 51 51   42 38 47 50
DEWPT         54 47   40 38 43 42   37 35 36 38   35 34 36 38   34 33 34 36
PWIND DIR        SW       W     W      NW    NE       E     E       E    NE
WIND CHAR        BZ      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    BZ      BZ    BZ
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B1   FW FW SC FW   SC SC SC SC   B1 B2 B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR         70      10    10      10    30      40    50      50    40
RAIN                                                             C  C  C  C
RAIN SHWRS     L  L                        C  C    C  C  C  C
TSTMS          L  L

$$



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