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CLIALO

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
527 PM CST SUN MAR 1 2015


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MARCH 1 2015...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 TO 2015


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         25    410 PM  67    1923  38    -13       17
  MINIMUM          6    715 AM -34    1962  20    -14       -2
  AVERAGE         16                        29    -13        8

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            T             0.96 1965   0.05  -0.05     0.19
  MONTH TO DATE    T                         0.05  -0.05     0.19
  SINCE MAR 1      T                         0.05  -0.05     0.19
  SINCE JAN 1      2.04                      1.87   0.17     2.82

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.2           3.9  2002   0.2    0.0      2.6
  MONTH TO DATE    0.2                       0.2    0.0      2.6
  SINCE MAR 1      0.2                       0.2    0.0      2.6
  SINCE JUL 1     28.7                      29.1   -0.4     53.5
  SNOW DEPTH       5

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           49                        36     13       57
  MONTH TO DATE   49                        36     13       57
  SINCE MAR 1     49                        36     13       57
  SINCE JUL 1   5810                      5455    355     6465

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE MAR 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         0      0        0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    17   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (320)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    22   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (320)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     7.6


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.3


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  LIGHT SNOW
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    96           900 AM
 LOWEST     55           400 PM
 AVERAGE    76

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   38        71      1923
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   21       -15      2014


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MARCH  1 2015.........SUNRISE   645 AM CST   SUNSET   559 PM CST
MARCH  2 2015.........SUNRISE   644 AM CST   SUNSET   600 PM CST


-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.




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