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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
944 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

IAZ060-302200-
DES MOINES-POLK IA
41.54N  93.65W ELEV. 924 FT
944 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

DATE             MON 03/30/15            TUE 03/31/15            WED 04/01/15
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                      74          45          71          49          79
TEMP                52 68 74 68 61 54 49 45 57 67 71 67 60 54 50 50 65 77 79 77
DEWPT               28 29 29 35 39 38 38 36 40 38 34 38 37 34 35 36 43 48 49 52
RH                  39 23 19 29 44 54 66 70 53 34 26 34 42 46 56 58 45 36 35 42
WIND DIR            SW SW SW SW  W NW NW NW  N NW NW  N SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD            10 20 23 13 11  8  6  5  5  6  6  2  5  6  6 10 18 21 23 18
CLOUDS              SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW CL FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B2
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.02
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                              S  S  D
TSTMS                                                                   S  S  D


DATE          THU 04/02/15  FRI 04/03/15  SAT 04/04/15  SUN 04/05/15
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          49    66      40    52      35    62      39    62
TEMP          55 49 64 61   45 40 49 51   40 37 60 57   45 40 59 59
DEWPT         48 40 36 34   30 28 26 25   25 25 30 29   29 29 31 34
PWIND DIR        SW    NW      NW     N      NW     W      SW     S
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   SC FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR         80    20      10    10       5     5      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     D  D  S
TSTMS          D  D

$$
IAZ039-302200-
WATERLOO/CEDAR FALLS-BLACK HAWK IA
42.55N  92.40W ELEV. 865 FT
944 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

DATE             MON 03/30/15            TUE 03/31/15            WED 04/01/15
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                      70          40          67          42          74
TEMP                51 64 70 62 54 50 45 40 51 62 67 59 54 46 43 43 58 71 74 69
DEWPT               28 29 30 35 40 40 40 37 40 38 36 39 39 35 36 36 42 45 48 52
RH                  41 27 22 36 59 68 82 89 66 41 32 47 57 65 76 76 55 39 40 55
WIND DIR             W SW SW SW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  E SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD            17 16 20 12 12 11 10  8  9 10 10  4  5  6  9 11 17 21 24 19
CLOUDS              SC B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B2
POP 12HR                      5           0           0           0          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.03
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                              S  S  D
TSTMS                                                                   S  S  D
WIND CHILL                                                       37
MIN CHILL              39                33    36                36


DATE          THU 04/02/15  FRI 04/03/15  SAT 04/04/15  SUN 04/05/15
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          46    63      35    49      31    58      35    60
TEMP          57 46 62 57   41 35 47 46   36 34 56 52   41 37 58 56
DEWPT         52 43 38 37   30 27 26 25   24 25 30 30   29 29 30 35
PWIND DIR        SW    NW      NW     N      NW     W      SW     S
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 SC SC   SC SC B1 B1   SC FW SC FW   FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR         80    20      10    10       5    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     D  D  S
TSTMS          D  D

$$
IAZ048-302200-
AMES-STORY IA
41.99N  93.62W ELEV. 936 FT
944 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

DATE             MON 03/30/15            TUE 03/31/15            WED 04/01/15
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                      73          40          69          44          77
TEMP                52 67 73 66 53 49 44 41 54 64 69 62 53 49 45 46 61 74 77 71
DEWPT               28 29 30 34 39 38 37 36 40 38 35 39 37 34 34 36 44 49 51 53
RH                  39 24 20 30 59 66 76 82 59 38 28 43 54 56 65 68 53 41 40 53
WIND DIR            SW SW SW  W  W NW NW NW  N NW NW  N SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD            13 20 21 13 11  9  8  6  6  8  8  3  6  6  8 11 18 21 24 18
CLOUDS              SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW CL FW CL FW CL FW FW FW SC B1 B1 OV
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.06
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                              S  S  L
TSTMS                                                                   S  S  L


DATE          THU 04/02/15  FRI 04/03/15  SAT 04/04/15  SUN 04/05/15
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          47    64      36    51      32    60      35    62
TEMP          53 47 63 58   42 36 49 49   38 34 57 55   42 37 59 57
DEWPT         47 40 37 35   29 26 26 25   25 25 30 30   28 29 31 35
PWIND DIR         W    NW      NW     N      NW     W      SW     S
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   SC FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR         70    20      10    10       5     5      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     L  L  S
TSTMS          L  L

$$
IAZ004-302200-
ESTHERVILLE-EMMET IA
43.40N  94.75W ELEV. 1315 FT
944 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

DATE             MON 03/30/15            TUE 03/31/15            WED 04/01/15
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                      70          38          67          47          72
TEMP                47 63 70 64 51 45 41 38 52 62 67 61 51 47 48 49 60 70 71 65
DEWPT               27 30 30 34 38 37 37 35 39 37 35 40 37 34 37 39 45 50 50 50
RH                  45 29 22 32 61 73 85 89 61 39 30 46 59 60 65 68 58 49 47 58
WIND DIR            SW SW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NE SE  S  S  S  S  S SW SW
WIND SPD            12 23 23 14 11  8  6  6  6  9  6  3  6 10 13 16 23 25 16 14
WIND GUST                                                              35
CLOUDS              SC SC FW SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          60
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.25
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                              L  L  C
TSTMS                                                                   L  L  C


DATE          THU 04/02/15  FRI 04/03/15  SAT 04/04/15  SUN 04/05/15
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          41    59      32    48      32    58      35    60
TEMP          52 41 58 53   36 33 45 46   36 35 56 54   41 37 58 56
DEWPT         39 34 32 32   24 23 21 25   23 25 28 28   27 27 29 35
PWIND DIR        NW     W      NW     N       W     W      SW     S
WIND CHAR        GN    BZ      BZ    GN      GN    GN      GN    BZ
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW SC SC B1
POP 12HR         50    10       5     5       5    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     C  C
TSTMS          C  C

$$
IAZ035-302200-
FORT DODGE-WEBSTER IA
42.55N  94.18W ELEV. 1165 FT
944 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

DATE             MON 03/30/15            TUE 03/31/15            WED 04/01/15
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                      73          42          68          48          75
TEMP                49 66 73 67 55 52 45 43 54 64 68 63 54 50 49 49 61 72 75 70
DEWPT               28 28 29 34 38 38 36 35 39 39 37 40 38 34 35 36 45 50 52 52
RH                  44 24 19 29 53 59 70 73 57 40 32 43 54 54 58 61 56 46 45 53
WIND DIR            SW SW SW  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD            12 23 23 11 10  9  6  5  5  9  8  3  6  9 11 13 21 23 21 16
CLOUDS              SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW CL FW CL FW FW FW FW SC SC B2 B2 OV
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          40
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.14
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                              C  C  L
TSTMS                                                                   C  C  L


DATE          THU 04/02/15  FRI 04/03/15  SAT 04/04/15  SUN 04/05/15
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          44    63      35    50      33    60      37    62
TEMP          52 44 61 57   40 35 47 48   38 35 57 56   43 39 59 59
DEWPT         45 35 35 33   27 24 25 24   23 23 30 29   27 27 30 36
PWIND DIR        NW    NW      NW     N      NW     W      SW     S
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    BZ
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B1 SC SC   SC SC B1 SC   SC FW SC FW   FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR         70    10      10    10       5    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     L  L
TSTMS          L  L

$$
IAZ094-302200-
LAMONI-DECATUR IA
40.63N  93.90W ELEV. 1125 FT
944 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

DATE             MON 03/30/15            TUE 03/31/15            WED 04/01/15
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                      73          44          74          49          78
TEMP                53 68 73 66 58 53 48 44 57 69 74 69 61 54 51 50 62 74 78 77
DEWPT               31 29 30 34 38 39 39 37 42 41 38 41 40 38 39 39 46 52 53 55
RH                  43 23 20 30 47 59 71 76 57 36 27 36 46 54 63 66 56 46 42 47
WIND DIR            SW SW SW SW SW  W NW  N  N  N  N NE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD            11 17 19 13 10  9  6  5  6  5  4  3  5  6  8 11 18 20 23 20
CLOUDS              SC SC SC FW SC FW FW FW CL FW CL FW CL FW FW FW SC SC SC B1
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                                    D
TSTMS                                                                         D


DATE          THU 04/02/15  FRI 04/03/15  SAT 04/04/15  SUN 04/05/15
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          52    65      40    52      34    61      37    62
TEMP          58 52 64 60   45 40 48 51   40 36 58 57   43 38 59 59
DEWPT         53 44 41 38   32 31 31 29   28 26 33 33   32 30 36 36
PWIND DIR        SW     N       N     N      NW     W      SW     S
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV B1 SC   SC B1 B2 B1   SC FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR         80    30      10    30       5     5      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     D  D  C  S          C  C
TSTMS          D  D

$$
IAZ017-302200-
MASON CITY-CERRO GORDO IA
43.16N  93.33W ELEV. 1189 FT
944 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

DATE             MON 03/30/15            TUE 03/31/15            WED 04/01/15
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                      69          39          64          44          73
TEMP                51 63 69 62 53 47 43 39 50 59 64 56 50 45 45 45 60 71 73 68
DEWPT               28 33 33 35 40 38 37 35 39 38 36 40 38 34 35 35 43 47 51 52
RH                  41 32 26 36 61 71 79 85 66 45 35 55 63 65 68 68 53 42 46 57
WIND DIR            SW SW  W  W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW  N SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD            16 19 20 11 13 12  9  8  6 11 10  3  6  8  9 12 20 23 21 17
CLOUDS              B1 SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW SC SC B2 B2 OV
POP 12HR                      5           0           0           0          50
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.15
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                              C  C  L
TSTMS                                                                   C  C  L
WIND CHILL                               33                      39
MIN CHILL                                33    36          39    37


DATE          THU 04/02/15  FRI 04/03/15  SAT 04/04/15  SUN 04/05/15
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          44    62      33    48      31    57      35    60
TEMP          52 44 61 55   38 33 46 46   36 33 55 52   41 37 58 56
DEWPT         46 38 37 35   27 24 24 25   23 25 30 30   27 27 30 35
PWIND DIR        NW    NW      NW    NW      NW     W      SW     S
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B1 SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC FW SC FW   FW FW FW SC
POP 12HR         60    10      10    10      10    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     L  L
TSTMS          L  L

$$
IAZ049-302200-
MARSHALLTOWN-MARSHALL IA
42.11N  92.91W ELEV. 972 FT
944 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

DATE             MON 03/30/15            TUE 03/31/15            WED 04/01/15
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                      71          40          68          43          77
TEMP                52 66 71 64 54 50 44 40 52 63 68 60 54 48 44 45 61 75 77 71
DEWPT               29 30 31 36 40 39 38 36 40 39 36 40 39 35 35 35 44 48 51 54
RH                  41 26 23 35 59 66 79 85 63 41 31 47 57 60 70 68 53 38 40 55
WIND DIR            SW SW SW SW  W NW NW NW  N NW NW  N SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD            14 19 21 13 12 10  9  6  6  9 10  4  5  6  8 11 18 21 24 18
CLOUDS              SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B2
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0          20
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0        0.03
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                              S  S  D
TSTMS                                                                   S  S  D
WIND CHILL                                                       39
MIN CHILL                                35    38                37


DATE          THU 04/02/15  FRI 04/03/15  SAT 04/04/15  SUN 04/05/15
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          48    64      36    50      32    59      35    61
TEMP          56 48 63 58   42 36 48 48   37 34 57 54   41 37 59 57
DEWPT         50 43 39 37   31 28 27 27   25 25 32 32   29 29 31 37
PWIND DIR        SW    NW      NW     N      NW     W      SW     S
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2 SC SC   SC B1 B1 B1   SC FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR         80    20      10    10       5    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     D  D  S
TSTMS          D  D

$$
IAZ086-302200-
OTTUMWA-WAPELLO IA
41.11N  92.45W ELEV. 836 FT
944 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

DATE             MON 03/30/15            TUE 03/31/15            WED 04/01/15
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                      73          43          71          44          76
TEMP                52 69 73 65 55 51 47 43 56 65 71 63 55 48 45 45 59 73 76 72
DEWPT               29 29 29 34 37 38 38 37 41 38 36 39 37 35 36 36 43 46 49 51
RH                  41 22 19 31 51 61 71 79 57 37 28 41 51 60 70 70 55 38 39 48
WIND DIR            SW SW SW SW SW  W NW NW  N NW NW  N SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD            10 17 18 14 13 11  9  8  8  9  9  3  5  5  8 10 17 20 23 18
CLOUDS              SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW CL FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1
POP 12HR                      0           0           0           0           5
QPF 12HR                      0           0           0           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                                                    D
TSTMS                                                                         D


DATE          THU 04/02/15  FRI 04/03/15  SAT 04/04/15  SUN 04/05/15
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          52    65      39    51      33    59      36    62
TEMP          61 52 64 60   45 39 48 50   39 35 57 55   42 38 59 58
DEWPT         53 46 41 39   33 31 30 29   27 26 33 33   31 31 33 36
PWIND DIR        SW    NW      NW     N      NW     W      SW     S
WIND CHAR        GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2 OV B1 SC   SC B1 B2 B1   SC FW FW FW   FW FW SC SC
POP 12HR         80    40      10    20       5     5      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     D  D  C  S          S  S
TSTMS          D  D

$$



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