Climatological Report (Annual)
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CLAALO

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1239 PM CST WED JAN 1 2014

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...THE WATERLOO CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2013...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 TO 2013

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             112   07/14/1936
                        07/13/1936
 LOW              -34   01/16/2009
                        03/01/1962
HIGHEST            99   09/09        75      24
LOWEST            -21   12/24        18     -39
AVG. MINIMUM     35.4              37.4    -2.0
MEAN             45.7              47.9    -2.2     51.4
DAYS MAX >= 90     20              14.2     5.8
DAYS MAX <= 32     77              55.4    21.6
DAYS MIN <= 32    171             146.6    24.4
DAYS MIN <= 0      25              19.6     5.4

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        53.07   1993
 MINIMUM        17.35   1910
TOTALS          40.88             34.60    6.28
DAILY AVG.       0.11              0.09    0.02
DAYS >= .01       121             111.9     9.1
DAYS >= .10        66              63.6     2.4
DAYS >= .50        23              22.1     0.9
DAYS >= 1.00       11               8.1     2.9
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    3.12   MM
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           63.8   5
                        0
                        -26215
TOTALS           63.5              35.3    28.2     34.5

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    7750              7028     722
COOLING TOTAL     837               799      38
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-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.

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