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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
529 PM CST WED DEC 7 2016


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR DECEMBER 7 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         23    427 PM  55    1946  34    -11       46
                                      1916
  MINIMUM         15    822 AM -19    1976  16     -1       33
  AVERAGE         19                        25     -6       40

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          0.75 1926   0.05  -0.05     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    0.54                      0.34   0.20     0.06
  SINCE DEC 1      0.54                      0.34   0.20     0.06
  SINCE JAN 1     40.51                     33.74   6.77    33.11

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           5.9  1969   0.3   -0.3      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    2.6                       2.1    0.5      0.2
  SINCE DEC 1      2.6                       2.1    0.5      0.2
  SINCE JUL 1      2.6                       5.5   -2.9     12.9
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           46                        40      6       25
  MONTH TO DATE  240                       271    -31      200
  SINCE DEC 1    240                       271    -31      200
  SINCE JUL 1   1229                      1754   -525     1415

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1    869                       799     70      746
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    23   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     W (270)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    31   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     W (290)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    16.3


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.4


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    80           600 AM
 LOWEST     65           200 PM
 AVERAGE    73

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   33        65      1946
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   16       -18      1917


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
DECEMBER  7 2016......SUNRISE   726 AM CST   SUNSET   436 PM CST
DECEMBER  8 2016......SUNRISE   727 AM CST   SUNSET   436 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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