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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1115 AM CDT TUE JUL 28 2015

IAZ060-282215-
DES MOINES-POLK IA
41.54N  93.65W ELEV. 924 FT
1115 AM CDT TUE JUL 28 2015

DATE             TUE 07/28/15            WED 07/29/15            THU 07/30/15
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                      89          65          82          63          90
TEMP                   85 89 88 80 76 69 65 74 80 82 80 72 68 64 66 81 88 90 87
DEWPT                  74 76 76 72 68 63 59 58 57 57 60 60 58 57 56 63 61 62 64
RH                     70 66 68 77 76 81 81 57 45 43 51 66 70 78 70 54 40 39 46
WIND DIR               SW  S SW  W NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD               12 12  9  8  9  8  8 10 12 13 10  6  5  5  6  6 10 12  9
CLOUDS                 B2 B1 OV B2 B2 B1 FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                     60          60           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.40        0.51           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS              C  C  L  L  C  S
TSTMS                   C  C  L  L  C  S
HEAT INDEX             93100 99
MAX HEAT               93   100    94          81    82                88    91


DATE          FRI 07/31/15  SAT 08/01/15  SUN 08/02/15  MON 08/03/15
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          66    87      66    87      68    87      67    83
TEMP          72 68 85 84   71 67 85 84   73 69 84 84   73 68 81 80
DEWPT         62 60 67 66   64 61 64 64   65 64 68 67   63 62 65 64
PWIND DIR        SW     W      NW    SW      SW     W      SW     E
WIND CHAR        LT    GN      LT    LT      GN    GN      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC FW SC SC   FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5     5      10    10      30    30      30    30
RAIN SHWRS                                 C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                      C  C  C  C    C  C  C  C

$$
IAZ039-282215-
WATERLOO/CEDAR FALLS-BLACK HAWK IA
42.55N  92.40W ELEV. 865 FT
1115 AM CDT TUE JUL 28 2015

DATE             TUE 07/28/15            WED 07/29/15            THU 07/30/15
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                      86          60          81          59          86
TEMP                   80 86 85 77 74 66 60 72 79 81 78 67 63 60 61 77 83 86 82
DEWPT                  73 75 76 73 70 63 58 59 58 58 61 61 57 56 56 62 62 61 66
RH                     79 70 75 87 87 90 93 64 49 46 56 81 81 87 84 60 49 43 58
WIND DIR                S  S  S  S  W NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD               13 13  9  8  8  8  8 12 14 17 10  6  6  5  5  8 11 12  8
CLOUDS                 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 SC FW FW FW FW FW CL FW CL FW CL FW FW FW
POP 12HR                     50          80           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.51        1.03           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS              C  C  L  O  C  S
TSTMS                   C  C  L  O  C  S
HEAT INDEX             85 95 95
MAX HEAT               86    96    90          81    82                85    88


DATE          FRI 07/31/15  SAT 08/01/15  SUN 08/02/15  MON 08/03/15
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          64    85      60    83      64    83      62    80
TEMP          69 66 83 81   65 62 80 80   67 66 80 81   66 63 77 77
DEWPT         63 62 65 65   60 58 63 64   63 63 66 66   61 60 63 63
PWIND DIR         W     W      NW     W       S     W       W     N
WIND CHAR        LT    GN      LT    LT      GN    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    FW SC FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC FW   FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR         10     5      10    10      40    20      30    40
RAIN SHWRS                                 C  C  S  S    C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                      C  C  S  S    C  C  C  C

$$
IAZ048-282215-
AMES-STORY IA
41.99N  93.62W ELEV. 936 FT
1115 AM CDT TUE JUL 28 2015

DATE             TUE 07/28/15            WED 07/29/15            THU 07/30/15
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                      86          61          81          60          88
TEMP                   81 86 84 75 71 65 62 73 79 81 78 69 64 61 63 80 87 88 86
DEWPT                  74 76 76 71 67 61 57 60 58 59 61 60 58 56 56 64 63 63 66
RH                     79 72 77 87 87 87 84 64 49 47 56 73 81 84 78 58 45 43 51
WIND DIR                S  S SW NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD               11 12  8  8  8  9  8 11 14 16 10  5  5  5  5  6 11 12  9
CLOUDS                 OV B2 OV B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                     60          60           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.52        0.48           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS              C  C  L  L  C  S
TSTMS                   C  C  L  L  C  S
HEAT INDEX             86 96 92
MAX HEAT               87    96    87          81    82                89    90


DATE          FRI 07/31/15  SAT 08/01/15  SUN 08/02/15  MON 08/03/15
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          64    86      62    84      64    84      63    81
TEMP          70 66 84 82   67 64 82 81   68 66 81 81   67 65 79 78
DEWPT         62 61 67 67   63 60 65 66   64 63 67 67   62 61 65 65
PWIND DIR        SW     W      NW    SW      SW     W      SW    NE
WIND CHAR        LT    GN      LT    LT      GN    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5     5      10    10      30    20      30    30
RAIN SHWRS                                 C  C  S  S    C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                      C  C  S  S    C  C  C  C

$$
IAZ004-282215-
ESTHERVILLE-EMMET IA
43.40N  94.75W ELEV. 1315 FT
1115 AM CDT TUE JUL 28 2015

DATE             TUE 07/28/15            WED 07/29/15            THU 07/30/15
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                      84          59          82          60          85
TEMP                   81 84 80 71 65 61 60 74 79 81 80 68 64 60 62 77 82 85 83
DEWPT                  71 71 67 62 56 53 51 55 55 55 57 57 55 53 53 60 59 58 63
RH                     72 65 65 73 73 75 72 51 44 41 45 68 73 78 72 56 46 40 51
WIND DIR                S SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD               14 13 13  6 10 10 11 18 20 20 12  8  8  6  8  9 12 12  9
CLOUDS                 SC B1 SC SC CL CL CL CL CL CL FW CL FW CL FW FW FW FW SC
POP 12HR                     20          20           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.11        0.01           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS              S  S     S
TSTMS                   S  S     S
HEAT INDEX                89
MAX HEAT               85    90                      82                82    86


DATE          FRI 07/31/15  SAT 08/01/15  SUN 08/02/15  MON 08/03/15
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          62    84      59    82      62    82      60    78
TEMP          67 63 81 80   63 62 79 79   66 64 79 80   65 61 75 76
DEWPT         62 59 61 61   57 57 64 65   62 61 62 63   59 58 60 62
PWIND DIR         W    NW      NW    SW      SW    NW      SW    NE
WIND CHAR        LT    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC   SC SC FW FW   SC B1 SC SC
POP 12HR          5    10      10    20      30    10      30    30
RAIN SHWRS                         S  S    C  C          C  C  C  C
TSTMS                              S  S    C  C          C  C  C  C

$$
IAZ035-282215-
FORT DODGE-WEBSTER IA
42.55N  94.18W ELEV. 1165 FT
1115 AM CDT TUE JUL 28 2015

DATE             TUE 07/28/15            WED 07/29/15            THU 07/30/15
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                      86          59          82          59          88
TEMP                   82 86 80 74 67 62 60 73 79 82 78 68 63 60 61 79 86 88 85
DEWPT                  73 75 75 67 61 56 54 58 57 57 60 60 56 55 54 62 62 62 66
RH                     74 70 85 79 81 81 81 59 47 43 54 76 78 84 78 56 45 42 53
WIND DIR                S SW  W  W NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW
WIND SPD               16 12  6  6  8  8  6 11 16 17 10  6  6  5  5  6 11 12  9
CLOUDS                 B2 OV B2 B1 FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW CL FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                     40          50           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.47        0.16           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS              C  S  C  C  S
TSTMS                   C  S  C  C  S
HEAT INDEX             87 95 86
MAX HEAT               87    95                80    82                87    90


DATE          FRI 07/31/15  SAT 08/01/15  SUN 08/02/15  MON 08/03/15
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          64    85      61    84      64    83      62    79
TEMP          71 65 82 81   65 63 82 80   69 65 81 80   67 63 77 76
DEWPT         62 60 63 64   60 57 64 66   64 62 65 65   60 59 62 63
PWIND DIR        SW    NW      NW    SW      SW    NW      SW    NE
WIND CHAR        LT    LT      LT    LT      GN    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC FW   FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR         10     5      10    20      30    20      30    40
RAIN SHWRS                         S  S    C  C  S  S    C  C  C  C
TSTMS                              S  S    C  C  S  S    C  C  C  C

$$
IAZ094-282215-
LAMONI-DECATUR IA
40.63N  93.90W ELEV. 1125 FT
1115 AM CDT TUE JUL 28 2015

DATE             TUE 07/28/15            WED 07/29/15            THU 07/30/15
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                      91          65          83          61          87
TEMP                   89 90 87 81 76 69 65 75 81 83 81 72 66 63 63 77 85 87 84
DEWPT                  75 75 76 75 70 65 60 60 58 58 62 60 58 57 57 64 61 62 65
RH                     64 62 70 82 82 87 84 60 46 43 53 66 75 81 81 64 45 43 53
WIND DIR                S  S  S  S NW NW  N  N NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W SW
WIND SPD               13 14  9  8  9  9  9 10 10 11  6  5  5  6  5  6  8 10  6
CLOUDS                 SC SC B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                     50          60           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.10        0.40           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS              S  S  L  L  L  C
TSTMS                   S  S  L  L  L  C
HEAT INDEX             99101 98 87
MAX HEAT               99   103    94          82    83                87    88


DATE          FRI 07/31/15  SAT 08/01/15  SUN 08/02/15  MON 08/03/15
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          65    87      65    86      68    86      68    85
TEMP          69 66 84 83   70 67 83 83   72 69 84 84   73 69 83 81
DEWPT         61 60 68 68   64 62 67 68   65 64 69 69   65 64 67 68
PWIND DIR        SW     W      NW    SW       S     W       S    SW
WIND CHAR        LT    GN      LT    LT      LT    GN      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW SC SC   FW FW FW FW   SC FW SC B1   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          0    10      10    10      20    30      20    20
RAIN SHWRS                                 S  S  C  C    S  S  S  S
TSTMS                                      S  S  C  C    S  S  S  S

$$
IAZ017-282215-
MASON CITY-CERRO GORDO IA
43.16N  93.33W ELEV. 1189 FT
1115 AM CDT TUE JUL 28 2015

DATE             TUE 07/28/15            WED 07/29/15            THU 07/30/15
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                      85          59          80          58          85
TEMP                   81 85 80 74 68 62 60 71 78 80 77 65 63 59 61 76 83 85 82
DEWPT                  73 75 74 69 62 57 54 57 57 57 59 59 56 55 55 62 62 61 66
RH                     77 72 82 84 81 84 81 61 48 45 54 81 78 87 81 62 49 45 58
WIND DIR                S  S SW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD               16 14 11  8  9  9 10 14 18 19 12  8  8  6  8  9 11 12  9
CLOUDS                 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC CL CL CL FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                     40          50           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.47        0.25           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS              C  S  C  C  S
TSTMS                   C  S  C  C  S
HEAT INDEX                94
MAX HEAT               86    94                      81                84    86


DATE          FRI 07/31/15  SAT 08/01/15  SUN 08/02/15  MON 08/03/15
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          63    85      60    84      62    82      61    79
TEMP          68 64 82 80   63 63 81 81   67 64 79 79   66 62 76 76
DEWPT         62 61 63 62   58 57 64 65   64 62 65 65   59 59 62 62
PWIND DIR         W    NW      NW    SW      SW    NW       W    NW
WIND CHAR        LT    GN      LT    LT      GN    GN      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   B1 SC SC FW   FW SC SC SC
POP 12HR         10     5      10    20      40    20      30    30
RAIN SHWRS                         S  S    C  C  S  S    C  C  C  C
TSTMS                              S  S    C  C  S  S    C  C  C  C

$$
IAZ049-282215-
MARSHALLTOWN-MARSHALL IA
42.11N  92.91W ELEV. 972 FT
1115 AM CDT TUE JUL 28 2015

DATE             TUE 07/28/15            WED 07/29/15            THU 07/30/15
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                      86          62          81          60          88
TEMP                   82 86 85 78 74 67 62 74 79 81 79 69 66 61 62 79 86 88 85
DEWPT                  75 76 77 73 69 62 58 60 59 60 62 61 58 56 56 64 63 64 67
RH                     79 72 77 85 84 84 87 62 50 49 56 76 75 84 81 60 46 45 55
WIND DIR               SE  S  S SW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD               11 12  8  8  8  9  9 11 14 16 10  6  6  6  6  8 11 12  8
CLOUDS                 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 SC FW FW FW FW FW CL FW CL FW FW FW FW FW
POP 12HR                     60          80           0           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.55        0.69           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS              C  C  L  O  C  S
TSTMS                   C  C  L  O  C  S
HEAT INDEX             89 96 96
MAX HEAT               90    97    91                82                88    90


DATE          FRI 07/31/15  SAT 08/01/15  SUN 08/02/15  MON 08/03/15
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          64    85      61    83      64    83      63    80
TEMP          70 65 83 81   66 63 81 80   68 65 80 80   67 64 78 78
DEWPT         63 62 67 67   62 60 65 67   63 62 68 68   62 61 65 65
PWIND DIR         W     W      NW     W      SW     W       W     N
WIND CHAR        LT    GN      LT    LT      GN    LT      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5     5      10    10      30    20      30    30
RAIN SHWRS                                 C  C  S  S    C  C  C  C
TSTMS                                      C  C  S  S    C  C  C  C

$$
IAZ086-282215-
OTTUMWA-WAPELLO IA
41.11N  92.45W ELEV. 836 FT
1115 AM CDT TUE JUL 28 2015

DATE             TUE 07/28/15            WED 07/29/15            THU 07/30/15
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                      91          67          82          61          87
TEMP                   86 91 89 79 76 72 67 75 80 82 80 69 66 62 63 77 85 87 84
DEWPT                  76 77 78 75 72 68 63 61 60 59 62 61 59 57 58 64 63 63 66
RH                     72 64 70 88 87 87 87 62 51 46 54 76 78 84 84 64 48 45 55
WIND DIR                S  S  S  S  W NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W  W  W
WIND SPD               11 13  9  8  8  9 10 11 12 13  9  5  6  5  5  8  8 10  6
CLOUDS                 B1 SC B1 B2 B2 B2 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW CL FW FW FW
POP 12HR                     40          70           5           0           0
QPF 12HR                   0.05        0.48           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS              S  S  C  L  L  C
TSTMS                   S  S  C  L  L  C
HEAT INDEX             96104103
MAX HEAT               98   106    96          82    83                87    89
HEAT                    Y  Y


DATE          FRI 07/31/15  SAT 08/01/15  SUN 08/02/15  MON 08/03/15
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          66    87      64    85      67    84      67    83
TEMP          70 67 85 83   68 66 82 82   71 68 82 82   71 68 81 79
DEWPT         62 62 69 69   64 62 65 66   66 65 70 70   66 64 68 68
PWIND DIR        SW     W      NW     W      SW     W      SW    SW
WIND CHAR        LT    GN      LT    LT      GN    GN      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR          5    10      10    10      30    30      20    30
RAIN SHWRS                                 C  C  C  C    S  S  C  C
TSTMS                                      C  C  C  C    S  S  C  C

$$



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