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CLIALO

CLIMATE REPORT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA

531 PM CDT WED AUG 20 2014


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 20 2014...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 TO 2014


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         77    107 PM 100    1916  82     -5       87
  MINIMUM         61    451 AM  33    1950  60      1       67
  AVERAGE         69                        71     -2       77

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            T             4.92 1966   0.14  -0.14     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    0.35                      2.87  -2.52     1.53
  SINCE JUN 1     11.12                     12.76  -1.64    10.24
  SINCE JAN 1     25.15                     24.88   0.27    33.82

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0          MM      MM   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE JUN 1      0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE JUL 1      0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY            0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         3     -3        6
  SINCE JUN 1     24                        33     -9       58
  SINCE JUL 1     17                         7     10       20

 COOLING
  TODAY            4                         7     -3       12
  MONTH TO DATE  114                       146    -32       66
  SINCE JUN 1    433                       594   -161      489
  SINCE JAN 1    500                       650   -150      542
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    13   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SW (220)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    16   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (170)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     3.7


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.2


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  THUNDERSTORM


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    93           200 AM
 LOWEST     69          1200 PM
 AVERAGE    81

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   82       101      1916
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   60        39      2004


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 20 2014........SUNRISE   622 AM CDT   SUNSET   803 PM CDT
AUGUST 21 2014........SUNRISE   623 AM CDT   SUNSET   802 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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