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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
525 PM CDT SUN OCT 15 2017

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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR OCTOBER 15 2017...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 TO 2017


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         55    317 PM  85    1963  62     -7       68
                                      1953
                                      1899
  MINIMUM         45    807 AM  21    1937  39      6       57
  AVERAGE         50                        51     -1       63

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          0.73 1920   0.07  -0.07     0.08
  MONTH TO DATE    4.40                      1.24   3.16     0.38
  SINCE SEP 1      5.19                      3.87   1.32     7.70
  SINCE JAN 1     27.87                     30.15  -2.28    36.39

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           T    1972   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE SEP 1      0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE JUL 1      0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           15                        15      0        2
  MONTH TO DATE  105                       184    -79      118
  SINCE SEP 1    184                       322   -138      161
  SINCE JUL 1    201                       342   -141      166

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE   10                         8      2        3
  SINCE SEP 1    129                        86     43      107
  SINCE JAN 1    720                       798    -78      860
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    29   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (320)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    37   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (320)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    16.3


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    89          1200 AM
 LOWEST     46           400 PM
 AVERAGE    68

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   62        86      1938
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   39        22      1952


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
OCTOBER 15 2017.......SUNRISE   723 AM CDT   SUNSET   627 PM CDT
OCTOBER 16 2017.......SUNRISE   724 AM CDT   SUNSET   625 PM CDT


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

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