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CLIALO

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
553 PM CDT MON OCT 23 2017


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR OCTOBER 23 2017...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

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)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         60    303 PM  86    1899  59      1       70
  MINIMUM         42    753 AM  17    1936  37      5       39
                                      1895
  AVERAGE         51                        48      3       55

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.03          1.98 1957   0.08  -0.05     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    5.47                      1.89   3.58     0.38
  SINCE SEP 1      6.26                      4.52   1.74     7.70
  SINCE JAN 1     28.94                     30.80  -1.86    36.39

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY           MM             1.6  1929   0.0   MM        0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.1   -0.1      0.0
  SINCE SEP 1      0.0                       0.1   -0.1      0.0
  SINCE JUL 1      0.0                       0.1   -0.1      0.0
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           14                        17     -3       10
  MONTH TO DATE  181                       313   -132      197
  SINCE SEP 1    260                       451   -191      240
  SINCE JUL 1    277                       471   -194      245

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE   10                         8      2       12
  SINCE SEP 1    129                        86     43      116
  SINCE JAN 1    720                       798    -78      869
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    28   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (310)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    34   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (300)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     9.5


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.4


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  LIGHT RAIN


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    96           100 AM
 LOWEST     47           300 PM
 AVERAGE    72

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   58        81      1899
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   36        19      2006
                                             1896


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
OCTOBER 23 2017.......SUNRISE   733 AM CDT   SUNSET   615 PM CDT
OCTOBER 24 2017.......SUNRISE   734 AM CDT   SUNSET   613 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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