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CLIALO

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
530 PM CST THU MAR 5 2015


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MARCH 5 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         11    422 PM  70    2000  40    -29       21
  MINIMUM        -11    506 AM -15    1960  22    -33       18
  AVERAGE          0                        31    -31       20

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          0.90 1959   0.06  -0.06     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    0.05                      0.27  -0.22     0.31
  SINCE MAR 1      0.05                      0.27  -0.22     0.31
  SINCE JAN 1      2.09                      2.09   0.00     2.94

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0          11.4  1959   0.2   -0.2      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.2                       1.0   -0.8      4.1
  SINCE MAR 1      0.2                       1.0   -0.8      4.1
  SINCE JUL 1     28.7                      29.9   -1.2     55.0
  SNOW DEPTH       4

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           65                        34     31       45
  MONTH TO DATE  271                       175     96      298
  SINCE MAR 1    271                       175     96      298
  SINCE JUL 1   6032                      5594    438     6706

 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    13   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (320)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    16   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (320)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     6.1


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.0


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    83           400 AM
 LOWEST     58           200 PM
 AVERAGE    71

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   40        72      2005
                                             2000
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   22       -11      1960


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MARCH  5 2015.........SUNRISE   639 AM CST   SUNSET   604 PM CST
MARCH  6 2015.........SUNRISE   637 AM CST   SUNSET   605 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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