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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1232 AM CST FRI FEB 24 2017

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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR FEBRUARY 23 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         46    134 PM  63    1930  35     11       44
  MINIMUM         35   1159 PM -12    1989  18     17       30
                                      1910
  AVERAGE         41                        26     15       37

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.30          0.85 1915   0.04   0.26      T
  MONTH TO DATE    0.73                      0.77  -0.04     0.86
  SINCE DEC 1      5.49                      2.80   2.69     7.56
  SINCE JAN 1      3.62                      1.60   2.02     1.64

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY       MM             4.1  2012   0.2   MM        0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.2                       6.3   -6.1     11.3
  SINCE DEC 1     14.4                      24.4  -10.0     28.8
  SINCE JUL 1     14.4                      27.8  -13.4     41.5
  SNOW DEPTH      MM

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       24                        39    -15       28
  MONTH TO DATE  709                       977   -268      941
  SINCE DEC 1   3309                      3748   -439     3323
  SINCE JUL 1   4298                      5231   -933     4538

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         0      0        0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    26   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NE (40)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    33   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NE (50)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    13.9


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    92          1100 PM
 LOWEST     65          1200 PM
 AVERAGE    79

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   36        62      1930
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   18       -16      1993


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
FEBRUARY 24 2017......SUNRISE   653 AM CST   SUNSET   553 PM CST
FEBRUARY 25 2017......SUNRISE   651 AM CST   SUNSET   555 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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