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National Weather Service Des Moines IA
707 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

IAZ060-301000-
Des Moines-Polk IA
41.54N  93.65W Elev. 924 ft
707 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

Date           03/29/17      Thu 03/30/17            Fri 03/31/17            Sat
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          45          36          52          37
Temp                43 43 42 42 42 43 45 44 41 39 37 36 40 46 52 50 46 42 39 37
Dewpt               40 39 39 39 39 37 38 36 35 34 34 33 34 35 37 37 37 36 35 34
RH                  89 86 89 89 89 79 76 73 79 82 89 89 79 65 56 61 71 79 85 89
Wind dir            NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  N NE
Wind spd            16 13 11 11 12 12 12 12 11 10 10  9 11  9  9  8  5  4  3  4
Wind gust           26 24          23 23
Clouds              OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B1 B2 B1 B1
PoP 12hr                    100          60          20           5           5
QPF 12hr                   0.57        0.10           0           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain                 D  D  L  L  C  C
Rain shwrs                                S  S
Wind chill          35 36 36 36 35 37 39 38 34 32 30 29 34
Min chill        36    35    35    35    36    31    29    30          38    33


Date           04/01  Sun 04/02/17  Mon 04/03/17  Tue 04/04/17  Wed 04/05/17
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          56      42    55      44    59      45    62      46    59
Temp          50 54   45 42 52 54   46 44 56 58   49 47 59 60   50 47 58 57
Dewpt         38 39   40 39 42 43   42 42 47 45   44 42 45 43   44 42 46 42
PWind dir         E       E     E       E    NE      NE     E       E     E
Wind char        LT      LT    LT      LT    GN      LT    LT      GN    GN
Avg clouds    B1 B2   B2 OV OV OV   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2
PoP 12hr         10      60    50      10    10       5    20      50    70
Rain                   C  L  C  S                           S    C  C  C  L

$$
IAZ039-301000-
Waterloo/Cedar Falls-Black Hawk IA
42.55N  92.40W Elev. 865 ft
707 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

Date           03/29/17      Thu 03/30/17            Fri 03/31/17            Sat
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                      38          41          34          49          34
Temp                42 42 39 38 38 40 41 40 39 36 35 34 39 45 48 48 42 40 36 34
Dewpt               38 38 38 37 37 37 37 36 35 33 33 32 33 36 37 37 37 35 34 33
RH                  86 86 96 96 96 89 85 85 85 89 92 92 79 70 65 65 82 82 92 96
Wind dir             E  E  E NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  N NE
Wind spd            18 19 18 16 14 13 16 13 13 12 12 11 12 11 11  8  4  3  3  3
Wind gust           28    31 26 25 25 26 25    23
Clouds              OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC B1
PoP 12hr                    100          70          30           5           5
QPF 12hr                   0.47        0.28        0.04           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Drizzle                                         S  S
Rain                 D  D  D  L  L  L  C
Rain shwrs                                C  C
Wind chill          34 33 30 29 30 33 33 33 31 28 26 26 31
Min chill        33    33    28    29    32    26    25    26    39    37    31


Date           04/01  Sun 04/02/17  Mon 04/03/17  Tue 04/04/17  Wed 04/05/17
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          55      38    53      41    58      43    59      43    56
Temp          50 52   42 38 51 51   43 41 55 56   47 44 58 55   48 44 55 53
Dewpt         38 39   38 36 41 42   41 40 46 46   43 41 44 43   41 39 45 42
PWind dir         E       E    SE       E     E      NE     E       E     E
Wind char        LT      LT    GN      LT    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN
Avg clouds    B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B2 B2 B2
PoP 12hr         10      30    30      10    30      10    20      40    60
Rain                   C  C  C  C          S  C          S       S  C  L  C

$$
IAZ048-301000-
Ames-Story IA
41.99N  93.62W Elev. 936 ft
707 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

Date           03/29/17      Thu 03/30/17            Fri 03/31/17            Sat
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          42          35          50          35
Temp                42 42 40 39 39 40 42 42 39 38 35 35 40 46 49 49 44 41 37 35
Dewpt               39 38 38 38 37 36 36 36 35 34 33 33 34 36 37 37 37 36 35 34
RH                  89 86 92 96 92 85 79 79 85 85 92 92 79 68 63 63 76 82 92 96
Wind dir            NE  E NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  N NE
Wind spd            14 14 13 12 13 13 14 13 11 10 10 10 11 10 10  8  5  4  3  4
Wind gust                 26 23 25 24
Clouds              OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B1 B2 B1 B2
PoP 12hr                    100          60          20           5           5
QPF 12hr                   0.47        0.15           0           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain                 D  D  D  L  C  C
Rain shwrs                                S  S
Wind chill          34 34 32 31 32 33 34 35 32 31 27 27 33
Min chill        33    32    31    31    33    29    26    27          38    31


Date           04/01  Sun 04/02/17  Mon 04/03/17  Tue 04/04/17  Wed 04/05/17
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          55      41    53      42    59      44    60      44    57
Temp          51 54   45 41 50 52   44 42 55 58   49 45 58 58   48 45 56 55
Dewpt         38 39   40 39 42 43   42 41 46 46   43 42 45 44   43 41 45 42
PWind dir         E       E     E       E    NE      NE     E       E     E
Wind char        LT      LT    GN      LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN
Avg clouds    B1 B2   B2 OV OV OV   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2
PoP 12hr         10      50    50      10    10       5    10      50    60
Rain                   C  C  C  S                                C  C  C  L

$$
IAZ004-301000-
Estherville-Emmet IA
43.40N  94.75W Elev. 1315 ft
707 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

Date           03/29/17      Thu 03/30/17            Fri 03/31/17            Sat
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          41          32          49          34
Temp                39 39 38 37 37 40 41 40 36 35 33 32 36 45 49 48 41 39 36 34
Dewpt               37 36 36 36 36 35 36 37 35 33 32 31 33 34 35 36 35 34 32 30
RH                  92 89 92 96 96 82 82 89 96 92 96 96 89 65 58 63 79 82 85 85
Wind dir             E NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE
Wind spd            18 17 16 17 17 16 14 13 11  9  9 10 11 12 11  9  5  5  4  5
Wind gust                    27
Clouds              OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
PoP 12hr                    100          40          10           5           5
QPF 12hr                   0.23        0.01           0           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain                 D  L  L  C  C
Wind chill          30 30 29 27 28 32 33 32 28 28 25 24 28 39
Min chill        29    29    26    26    32    27    24    23          34    28


Date           04/01  Sun 04/02/17  Mon 04/03/17  Tue 04/04/17  Wed 04/05/17
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          55      38    53      40    56      41    57      41    54
Temp          52 53   42 39 51 50   42 40 52 54   44 42 56 53   46 41 52 51
Dewpt         34 37   37 37 41 41   40 39 44 43   41 39 42 42   40 38 41 39
PWind dir        NE      SE    SE      SE     E      NE     E       E    NE
Wind char        LT      LT    GN      LT    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN
Avg clouds    B1 B1   B2 B1 B2 B2   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B2   B2 OV B2 B2
PoP 12hr         20      40    20       5    10      10    10      70    60
Rain              S    C  S  S  S                                C  L  L  C

$$
IAZ035-301000-
Fort Dodge-Webster IA
42.55N  94.18W Elev. 1165 ft
707 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

Date           03/29/17      Thu 03/30/17            Fri 03/31/17            Sat
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                      38          42          34          50          35
Temp                40 40 38 38 39 40 42 41 39 36 35 34 38 45 49 49 44 39 38 35
Dewpt               37 36 36 36 36 36 36 36 35 34 32 31 33 35 37 36 37 35 35 33
RH                  89 85 92 92 89 85 79 82 85 92 89 89 82 68 63 61 76 85 89 92
Wind dir             E  E NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N NE  N NE NE NE  N NE
Wind spd            19 19 14 14 14 16 13 12 11 10  9 10 11 11 10  8  5  4  3  4
Wind gust                                23
Clouds              OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B2 B1 B2
PoP 12hr                    100          60          10           5           5
QPF 12hr                   0.44        0.07           0           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain                 D  D  D  L  C  C
Wind chill          31 31 29 29 31 32 35 34 32 28 27 26 30
Min chill        28    29    29    29    33    27    25    26          36    31


Date           04/01  Sun 04/02/17  Mon 04/03/17  Tue 04/04/17  Wed 04/05/17
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          55      39    53      41    57      43    58      44    56
Temp          50 53   44 39 50 51   43 41 54 55   47 44 57 55   48 45 55 53
Dewpt         37 38   38 37 41 42   41 39 46 45   43 40 43 42   41 40 44 41
PWind dir         E       E    SE      SE    NE      NE     E       E     E
Wind char        LT      LT    GN      LT    LT      LT    GN      GN    GN
Avg clouds    B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2
PoP 12hr         20      40    40      10    10       5    20      60    60
Rain              S    C  C  C  S                        S       C  L  L  L

$$
IAZ094-301000-
Lamoni-Decatur IA
40.63N  93.90W Elev. 1125 ft
707 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

Date           03/29/17      Thu 03/30/17            Fri 03/31/17            Sat
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          47          36          50          37
Temp                48 47 45 44 45 47 47 46 41 40 37 36 40 46 50 49 44 42 39 37
Dewpt               45 43 43 42 42 40 39 38 37 35 34 34 35 36 37 37 38 36 36 35
RH                  89 86 93 93 89 76 74 73 85 82 89 92 82 68 61 63 79 79 89 92
Wind dir            NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE NE NE
Wind spd            13 13 10 11 12 12 13 13 12 11 10 10 11 10  9  8  8  5  5  5
Wind gust                             24 24
Clouds              OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1
PoP 12hr                     90          60          20           5           5
QPF 12hr                   0.58        0.06        0.01           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain                 D  L  L  L  L  C
Rain shwrs                                S  S
Tstms                C
Wind chill                   38 39          34 33 30 29 33
Min chill                    36    36    37    33    28    29          36    32


Date           04/01  Sun 04/02/17  Mon 04/03/17  Tue 04/04/17  Wed 04/05/17
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          56      43    57      45    60      45    63      47    61
Temp          51 53   46 43 53 56   49 45 56 59   50 46 60 62   52 48 59 58
Dewpt         39 40   40 40 44 44   43 43 47 46   43 42 46 45   44 43 46 43
PWind dir         E       E     E      NE    NE      NE     E      SE    SE
Wind char        GN      GN    GN      LT    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN
Avg clouds    B1 B2   OV OV OV OV   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B2
PoP 12hr         20      80    50      20    20      10    20      40    50
Rain              S    L  D  C  S       S  S  S             S    C  C  C  C

$$
IAZ017-301000-
Mason City-Cerro Gordo IA
43.16N  93.33W Elev. 1189 ft
707 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

Date           03/29/17      Thu 03/30/17            Fri 03/31/17            Sat
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                      36          41          32          48          33
Temp                39 38 37 36 37 39 41 39 37 35 33 32 37 43 48 46 41 38 35 33
Dewpt               36 36 36 35 35 35 36 35 34 33 32 31 32 35 36 36 35 34 33 31
RH                  89 92 96 96 92 85 82 85 89 92 96 96 82 73 63 68 79 85 92 92
Wind dir             E  E NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  N NE NE
Wind spd            19 17 17 17 17 16 17 14 13 11 11 11 12 12 12  8  5  4  4  4
Wind gust              27 27    27 26
Clouds              OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1
PoP 12hr                    100          70          20           5           5
QPF 12hr                   0.37        0.08           0           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain                 D  D  D  L  L  C  C
Rain shwrs                                S  S
Wind chill          29 29 27 26 27 30 32 31 28 27 24 23 29 36
Min chill        28    28    26    26    29    25    22    23    39    33    27


Date           04/01  Sun 04/02/17  Mon 04/03/17  Tue 04/04/17  Wed 04/05/17
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          55      37    52      39    55      41    56      41    54
Temp          50 52   41 37 50 49   42 39 53 53   45 42 55 52   46 41 53 50
Dewpt         36 38   37 36 40 41   40 39 45 45   42 40 43 42   40 39 43 40
PWind dir         E       E    SE      SE     E      NE     E       E     E
Wind char        LT      LT    GN      LT    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN
Avg clouds    B1 B1   B2 B2 B2 B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 B1   B2 OV B2 B2
PoP 12hr         10      40    20      10    20      10    20      50    60
Rain                   C  C  S                S          S       S  C  L  C

$$
IAZ049-301000-
Marshalltown-Marshall IA
42.11N  92.91W Elev. 972 ft
707 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

Date           03/29/17      Thu 03/30/17            Fri 03/31/17            Sat
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          42          34          48          33
Temp                42 41 41 39 39 40 42 40 38 37 35 34 38 43 48 46 41 38 35 33
Dewpt               38 38 39 38 37 37 36 35 35 33 33 32 33 36 37 36 37 34 34 32
RH                  86 89 92 96 92 89 79 82 89 85 92 92 82 76 65 68 85 85 96 96
Wind dir             E  E NE NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE NE  N NE
Wind spd            21 19 18 16 18 16 17 16 14 13 13 12 13 12 12  9  6  5  4  4
Wind gust                 28 26    26 27 26
Clouds              OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1
PoP 12hr                    100          70          30           5           5
QPF 12hr                   0.49        0.24        0.01           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Rain                 D  D  D  L  L  C  C
Rain shwrs                                S  S
Wind chill          32 32 32 30 30 32 34 32 29 28 26 25 30 37
Min chill        32    31    30    30    30    27    25    26    39    32    29


Date           04/01  Sun 04/02/17  Mon 04/03/17  Tue 04/04/17  Wed 04/05/17
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          54      39    53      41    58      43    59      43    57
Temp          49 51   42 39 50 51   44 42 55 55   47 44 57 56   46 44 56 53
Dewpt         38 38   38 38 41 42   41 40 46 45   43 41 44 44   42 41 45 41
PWind dir         E       E     E       E    NE      NE     E       E     E
Wind char        LT      LT    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
Avg clouds    B1 B1   B2 OV OV B2   B2 B2 B2 B1   B2 B2 B1 B1   B1 B2 B2 B2
PoP 12hr         10      40    50      10    20       5    10      40    60
Rain                   C  C  C  S          S  S                  C  C  C  L

$$
IAZ086-301000-
Ottumwa-Wapello IA
41.11N  92.45W Elev. 836 ft
707 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

Date           03/29/17      Thu 03/30/17            Fri 03/31/17            Sat
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          46          37          50          35
Temp                46 45 45 44 44 45 46 45 43 41 38 37 41 45 49 49 44 40 38 35
Dewpt               43 42 42 42 42 40 39 38 37 35 35 34 35 36 38 37 38 35 35 33
RH                  89 89 89 93 93 82 76 76 79 79 89 89 79 70 66 63 79 82 89 92
Wind dir             E  E  E NE NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NE NE  N NE
Wind spd            20 17 16 13 12 13 13 14 13 13 13 12 13 11 10  9  6  5  4  5
Clouds              OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC B1
PoP 12hr                    100          70          30          10           0
QPF 12hr                   0.66        0.16           0           0           0
Snow 12hr                 00-00       00-00       00-00
Drizzle                                         S  S
Rain                 D  D  D  L  L  L  C
Rain shwrs                                C  C
Tstms                S
Wind chill          38 38 38 37 37 39    38 36 33 30 29 33 39
Min chill        38    37    36    36    37    32    28    29          35    30


Date           04/01  Sun 04/02/17  Mon 04/03/17  Tue 04/04/17  Wed 04/05/17
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          56      42    56      44    60      44    63      46    61
Temp          51 54   45 42 53 55   48 45 56 59   50 45 60 61   50 48 60 57
Dewpt         38 39   39 39 43 44   43 42 48 46   44 42 46 44   44 43 46 43
PWind dir         E       E     E       E    NE      NE    NE       E    SE
Wind char        GN      GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
Avg clouds    B1 B1   B2 OV OV OV   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B2 B2 B2
PoP 12hr          5      60    60      20    30      10    10      50    70
Rain                   C  L  L  S       S  C  C                  C  C  C  L

$$



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