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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
528 PM CDT THU APR 28 2016

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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 28 2016...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 TO 2016


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         50    157 PM  89    1970  66    -16       73
  MINIMUM         44    631 AM  25    1950  42      2       34
  AVERAGE         47                        54     -7       54

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.15          1.19 1899   0.15   0.00     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    1.80                      3.42  -1.62     3.36
  SINCE MAR 1      4.68                      5.48  -0.80     3.96
  SINCE JAN 1      6.40                      7.30  -0.90     5.99

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           T    1994   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    T                         1.8   -1.8       T
  SINCE MAR 1      2.9                       6.4   -3.5      0.7
  SINCE JUL 1     46.0                      35.3   10.7     29.2
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           18                        11      7       11
  MONTH TO DATE  435                       470    -35      432
  SINCE MAR 1   1181                      1376   -195     1341
  SINCE JUL 1   5880                      6795   -915     7102

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    3                         0      3        0
  SINCE MAR 1      3                         0      3        0
  SINCE JAN 1      3                         0      3        0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    18   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     E (80)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    24   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     E (90)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    11.9


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    93          1000 AM
 LOWEST     83          1200 AM
 AVERAGE    88

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   66        89      2007
                                             1952
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   43        25      2011
                                             2008
                                             1958


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL 28 2016.........SUNRISE   608 AM CDT   SUNSET   807 PM CDT
APRIL 29 2016.........SUNRISE   606 AM CDT   SUNSET   808 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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