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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1229 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MARCH 2 2015...

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)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         24   1159 PM  71    1923  38    -14       -1
  MINIMUM         -7    730 AM -15    2014  21    -28      -15
  AVERAGE          9                        30    -21       -8

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          0.88 1970   0.05  -0.05     0.00
                                      1965
  MONTH TO DATE    T                         0.10  -0.10     0.19
  SINCE MAR 1      T                         0.10  -0.10     0.19
  SINCE JAN 1      2.04                      1.92   0.12     2.82

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           2.6  1965   0.2   -0.2      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.2                       0.4   -0.2      2.6
  SINCE MAR 1      0.2                       0.4   -0.2      2.6
  SINCE JUL 1     28.7                      29.3   -0.6     53.5
  SNOW DEPTH       4

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       56                        35     21       73
  MONTH TO DATE  105                        71     34      130
  SINCE MAR 1    105                        71     34      130
  SINCE JUL 1   5866                      5490    376     6538

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        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    SE (130)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    15   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SE (140)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     6.1


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.4


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           300 AM
 LOWEST     60           400 PM
 AVERAGE    80

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   39        70      1983
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   21       -19      2014


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MARCH  3 2015.........SUNRISE   642 AM CST   SUNSET   601 PM CST
MARCH  4 2015.........SUNRISE   641 AM CST   SUNSET   603 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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