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CLIALO

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
155 AM CDT THU AUG 17 2017


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 16 2017...

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)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         84        MM 105    1937  82      2       85
  MINIMUM         65        MM  43    1992  61      4       62
                                      1976
  AVERAGE         75                        71      4       74

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.03          1.94 1965   0.15  -0.12     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    0.58                      2.29  -1.71     3.14
  SINCE JUN 1      8.94                     12.18  -3.24    16.12
  SINCE JAN 1     21.96                     24.30  -2.34    26.61

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0          MM      MM   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE JUN 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
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    5                         0      5        0
  SINCE JUN 1     22                        30     -8        6
  SINCE JUL 1      5                         4      1        2

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY       10                         7      3        9
  MONTH TO DATE   51                       118    -67      141
  SINCE JUN 1    517                       566    -49      608
  SINCE JAN 1    553                       622    -69      671
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    17   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SE (140)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    23   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SE (140)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    10.6


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.5


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  THUNDERSTORM
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    93           100 AM
 LOWEST     65          1200 PM
 AVERAGE    79

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   82       105      1988
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   60        46      1962


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 17 2017........SUNRISE   619 AM CDT   SUNSET   808 PM CDT
AUGUST 18 2017........SUNRISE   620 AM CDT   SUNSET   806 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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