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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1144 PM CDT MON SEP 29 2014

IAZ060-301000-
DES MOINES-POLK IA
41.54N  93.65W ELEV. 924 FT
1144 PM CDT MON SEP 29 2014

DATE           09/29/14      TUE 09/30/14            WED 10/01/14            THU
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      56          79          62          74          60
TEMP                   63 59 57 61 73 79 75 66 66 63 62 66 70 74 69 65 62 61 60
DEWPT                  57 55 55 56 59 60 61 60 59 59 59 61 63 63 63 62 61 60 59
RH                     81 87 93 84 62 52 62 81 78 87 90 84 78 69 81 90 97 97 96
WIND DIR                E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SE SE  E NE NW
WIND SPD                9  8  8 11 12 13 10 10 10  9  8  9 10  9  8  5  4  4  5
CLOUDS                 SC B2 B2 B1 SC SC B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV B2 OV OV OV OV
POP 12HR                     10          20          70          80          80
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01        0.23        0.53        0.42
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                C  C  L  L  O  O  O  O  O  O  O  O  C
TSTMS                                     C  C  L  L  O  O  O  O  O  O  O  O  C


DATE           10/02  FRI 10/03/14  SAT 10/04/14  SUN 10/05/14  MON 10/06/14
CDT 6HRLY     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          72      50    61      43    63      49    72      52    70
TEMP          70 67   55 51 61 58   48 45 61 59   51 52 71 64   56 53 69 64
DEWPT         58 55   49 42 39 36   35 33 39 42   45 45 51 49   50 47 50 47
PWIND DIR        NW      NW    NW      NW     W      SW     W       W    NW
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    BZ      GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    OV B2   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC FW   SC SC B1 SC
POP 12HR         40      10     5       0     5      10    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     C  C
TSTMS          C  C

$$
IAZ039-301000-
WATERLOO/CEDAR FALLS-BLACK HAWK IA
42.55N  92.40W ELEV. 865 FT
1144 PM CDT MON SEP 29 2014

DATE           09/29/14      TUE 09/30/14            WED 10/01/14            THU
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      49          70          56          69          57
TEMP                   52 50 51 54 65 70 66 61 60 58 56 61 68 69 69 64 62 58 57
DEWPT                  49 48 48 49 51 52 54 54 54 54 54 56 58 59 61 60 60 58 57
RH                     89 93 89 83 60 53 65 78 81 86 93 84 70 70 76 87 93100100
WIND DIR               NE  E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  E  N
WIND SPD                9  8  9 10 12 13 11 12 13 12 10 10 10 10  9  6  4  4  5
CLOUDS                 B2 B2 OV B1 B1 SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
POP 12HR                      5          10          60          80          80
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.12        0.41        0.45
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                   C  C  L  L  L  O  O  O  O  O  O  C
TSTMS                                        C  C  L  L  L  O  O  O  O  O  O  C


DATE           10/02  FRI 10/03/14  SAT 10/04/14  SUN 10/05/14  MON 10/06/14
CDT 6HRLY     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          72      47    59      37    59      43    68      46    66
TEMP          68 64   54 47 58 54   43 39 57 54   46 46 67 61   52 47 65 58
DEWPT         58 54   49 42 38 35   33 32 36 38   41 42 48 47   46 44 45 43
PWIND DIR        NW      NW    NW      NW     W       W     W      NW    NW
WIND CHAR        LT      GN    BZ      GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    OV B2   SC SC FW SC   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         50      20    10       5     5      10    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     C  C    S  S
TSTMS          C  C    S  S

$$
IAZ048-301000-
AMES-STORY IA
41.99N  93.62W ELEV. 936 FT
1144 PM CDT MON SEP 29 2014

DATE           09/29/14      TUE 09/30/14            WED 10/01/14            THU
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      54          75          59          71          57
TEMP                   58 56 55 59 71 75 70 63 64 60 60 64 69 71 68 64 60 60 57
DEWPT                  55 53 53 55 58 59 59 59 59 58 58 60 62 62 62 61 60 59 57
RH                     90 90 93 87 63 58 68 87 84 93 93 87 78 73 81 90100 96100
WIND DIR                E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S SE SE SE SE SE  E NE NW
WIND SPD                6  8  9 11 13 13 10 10 11 10  9  9  9  8  6  5  4  4  5
CLOUDS                 SC B2 OV B1 SC SC B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 OV OV OV B2
POP 12HR                      5          30          70          80          80
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01        0.25        0.50        0.49
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                C  C  L  L  O  O  L  L  O  O  O  O  C
TSTMS                                     C  C  L  L  O  O  L  L  O  O  O  O  C


DATE           10/02  FRI 10/03/14  SAT 10/04/14  SUN 10/05/14  MON 10/06/14
CDT 6HRLY     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          70      47    60      39    61      45    70      47    68
TEMP          67 63   52 47 59 56   46 40 59 56   49 48 69 62   52 48 67 61
DEWPT         57 53   48 43 38 36   35 34 38 41   44 44 50 48   49 46 48 46
PWIND DIR        NW      NW    NW      NW     W      SW     W      NW    NW
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    BZ      GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B1   SC FW FW SC   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC FW   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         40      10     5       0     5      10    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     C  C
TSTMS          C  C

$$
IAZ004-301000-
ESTHERVILLE-EMMET IA
43.40N  94.75W ELEV. 1315 FT
1144 PM CDT MON SEP 29 2014

DATE           09/29/14      TUE 09/30/14            WED 10/01/14            THU
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      49          70          58          71          53
TEMP                   50 49 50 54 66 70 65 59 60 58 58 61 68 71 65 61 57 55 53
DEWPT                  48 48 48 51 54 56 59 58 58 58 57 59 60 60 59 57 55 53 51
RH                     93 96 93 90 65 61 81 96 93100 96 93 76 68 81 87 93 93 93
WIND DIR                E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW NW
WIND SPD                9  8 10 13 17 17 14 13 12 11 10  9  9  8  5  4  3  5  8
CLOUDS                 SC B2 OV B2 B2 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1
POP 12HR                      0          70          70          40          40
QPF 12HR                      0        0.13        0.24        0.12        0.03
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                          S  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S
TSTMS                               S  L  L  L  C  C  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S


DATE           10/02  FRI 10/03/14  SAT 10/04/14  SUN 10/05/14  MON 10/06/14
CDT 6HRLY     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          68      44    57      37    61      44    68      45    66
TEMP          63 59   51 44 56 53   43 38 59 57   49 46 67 61   52 46 64 60
DEWPT         49 47   42 38 34 32   31 32 35 38   42 43 46 46   45 42 43 42
PWIND DIR        NW      NW    NW      NW     W      SW     W      NW    NW
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    BZ      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   B1 SC SC SC   SC SC B1 SC
POP 12HR         20      10     5       0     5      10    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     S  S
TSTMS          S  S

$$
IAZ035-301000-
FORT DODGE-WEBSTER IA
42.55N  94.18W ELEV. 1165 FT
1144 PM CDT MON SEP 29 2014

DATE           09/29/14      TUE 09/30/14            WED 10/01/14            THU
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      52          72          59          72          56
TEMP                   54 53 53 58 68 72 68 62 62 59 60 63 69 72 67 63 60 58 56
DEWPT                  52 51 50 53 57 58 59 59 58 58 58 60 62 61 60 60 59 57 55
RH                     93 93 89 83 68 61 73 90 87 96 93 90 78 68 78 90 96 96 96
WIND DIR                E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S SE SE  E NE  N
WIND SPD                9  9  9 12 13 16 11 11 11 10  9  9  9  8  6  3  1  3  6
CLOUDS                 SC B2 OV B1 B1 B2 OV OV B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B2
POP 12HR                      5          60          70          70          60
QPF 12HR                      0        0.07        0.36        0.26        0.28
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                             C  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  S
TSTMS                                  C  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  S


DATE           10/02  FRI 10/03/14  SAT 10/04/14  SUN 10/05/14  MON 10/06/14
CDT 6HRLY     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          70      46    59      39    62      46    70      47    67
TEMP          66 61   52 46 58 55   45 40 60 58   51 48 69 62   53 48 66 61
DEWPT         54 50   45 39 36 34   33 31 37 40   43 43 49 47   48 43 46 43
PWIND DIR        NW      NW    NW      NW     W      SW     W      NW    NW
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    BZ      GN    GN      LT    GN      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B1   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC FW   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         20      10     5       0     5      10    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     S  S
TSTMS          S  S

$$
IAZ094-301000-
LAMONI-DECATUR IA
40.63N  93.90W ELEV. 1125 FT
1144 PM CDT MON SEP 29 2014

DATE           09/29/14      TUE 09/30/14            WED 10/01/14            THU
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      57          79          62          75          60
TEMP                   67 62 58 64 75 79 74 66 65 63 62 67 71 75 69 66 64 63 60
DEWPT                  58 58 57 60 62 62 62 61 60 60 60 62 64 64 64 63 62 62 60
RH                     73 87 96 87 64 56 66 84 84 90 93 84 79 69 84 90 93 97100
WIND DIR                E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S SE SE  E  N
WIND SPD                4  6  8 10 11 12  9  8  9  8  6  9 10  9  8  6  6  4  3
CLOUDS                 SC FW FW SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV B2 OV OV OV OV
POP 12HR                      5          20          60          80          70
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.17        0.46        0.48
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                C  C  C  L  O  O  O  O  L  L  L  L  C
TSTMS                                     C  C  C  L  O  O  O  O  L  L  L  L  C


DATE           10/02  FRI 10/03/14  SAT 10/04/14  SUN 10/05/14  MON 10/06/14
CDT 6HRLY     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          71      50    62      43    63      49    72      52    71
TEMP          69 65   55 50 61 57   48 44 61 59   53 51 71 65   58 53 70 64
DEWPT         61 56   49 45 40 38   37 36 42 43   46 46 53 51   51 48 53 51
PWIND DIR         N      NW    NW      NW     W      SW     W       W    NW
WIND CHAR        LT      GN    BZ      GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    OV B2   SC FW FW FW   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC FW   FW FW SC B1
POP 12HR         50      20     5       0     0       5    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     C  C    S  S
TSTMS          C  C    S  S

$$
IAZ017-301000-
MASON CITY-CERRO GORDO IA
43.16N  93.33W ELEV. 1189 FT
1144 PM CDT MON SEP 29 2014

DATE           09/29/14      TUE 09/30/14            WED 10/01/14            THU
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      47          68          56          69          55
TEMP                   51 48 47 52 63 68 66 60 59 56 57 60 66 69 64 62 58 57 55
DEWPT                  48 45 45 49 52 53 54 55 55 55 55 57 59 60 60 59 57 57 55
RH                     89 89 93 89 67 59 65 84 87 96 93 90 78 73 87 90 96100100
WIND DIR                E  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  W  N
WIND SPD                8  8  9 13 14 16 13 13 13 12 10 10  9  9  8  5  3  4  6
CLOUDS                 SC B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV B2
POP 12HR                      5          20          70          70          60
QPF 12HR                      0        0.01        0.30        0.36        0.30
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                C  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  C
TSTMS                                     C  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  C


DATE           10/02  FRI 10/03/14  SAT 10/04/14  SUN 10/05/14  MON 10/06/14
CDT 6HRLY     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          70      45    57      36    59      43    68      44    65
TEMP          67 61   52 45 56 52   42 37 57 54   47 45 67 61   51 45 64 60
DEWPT         55 51   45 40 37 33   32 32 36 38   41 41 48 47   45 42 44 41
PWIND DIR        NW      NW    NW      NW     W      SW     W      NW    NW
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    BZ      GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B1   SC SC FW SC   FW FW FW FW   SC B1 SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         30      20    10       5     5      10    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     C  C    S  S
TSTMS          C  C    S  S

$$
IAZ049-301000-
MARSHALLTOWN-MARSHALL IA
42.11N  92.91W ELEV. 972 FT
1144 PM CDT MON SEP 29 2014

DATE           09/29/14      TUE 09/30/14            WED 10/01/14            THU
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      52          72          57          71          58
TEMP                   56 54 53 56 68 72 69 62 61 58 57 62 69 71 68 65 62 60 58
DEWPT                  53 51 51 53 55 56 57 57 56 56 56 58 60 61 62 61 60 59 58
RH                     90 90 93 90 63 57 66 84 84 93 96 87 73 71 81 87 93 96100
WIND DIR               NE  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S SE  E NE  N
WIND SPD               10  9  9 11 12 13 11 12 13 11 10 10 10  9  8  5  3  4  5
CLOUDS                 B2 OV OV B1 SC SC B1 B2 OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV OV
POP 12HR                      5          10          60          80          80
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.15        0.45        0.46
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                C  C  L  L  O  O  O  O  O  O  O  O  C
TSTMS                                     C  C  L  L  O  O  O  O  O  O  O  O  C


DATE           10/02  FRI 10/03/14  SAT 10/04/14  SUN 10/05/14  MON 10/06/14
CDT 6HRLY     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          71      47    59      38    60      44    70      48    67
TEMP          68 64   53 47 59 53   44 39 58 56   48 47 69 61   53 49 66 60
DEWPT         58 55   48 43 38 35   34 33 37 39   43 43 50 48   48 45 47 44
PWIND DIR        NW      NW    NW      NW     W      SW     W       W    NW
WIND CHAR        LT      GN    BZ      GN    GN      LT    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    OV B2   SC SC FW SC   FW FW FW FW   SC SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         40      20    10       0     5      10    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     C  C    S  S
TSTMS          C  C    S  S

$$
IAZ086-301000-
OTTUMWA-WAPELLO IA
41.11N  92.45W ELEV. 836 FT
1144 PM CDT MON SEP 29 2014

DATE           09/29/14      TUE 09/30/14            WED 10/01/14            THU
CDT 3HRLY     16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      56          76          59          76          61
TEMP                   64 60 57 61 72 76 71 64 64 60 60 65 73 76 69 67 64 62 61
DEWPT                  58 56 55 56 59 59 60 59 58 57 57 59 62 62 62 62 61 61 61
RH                     81 87 93 84 64 56 68 84 81 90 90 81 68 62 78 84 90 97100
WIND DIR               NE NE  E  E  E SE SE SE SE SE SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S
WIND SPD                8  8  8 10 11 11  9  9 10  9  8  9 10  9  8  8  6  4  3
CLOUDS                 SC B2 B2 B1 SC FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV
POP 12HR                      5           5          30          60          70
QPF 12HR                      0           0        0.02        0.30        0.51
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                                   S  S  C  C  C  L  L  L  L  L  L  L
TSTMS                                        S  S  C  C  C  L  L  L  L  L  L  L


DATE           10/02  FRI 10/03/14  SAT 10/04/14  SUN 10/05/14  MON 10/06/14
CDT 6HRLY     13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19   01 07 13 19
UTC 6HRLY     18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00

MAX/MIN          72      49    61      40    62      46    71      50    70
TEMP          70 66   57 49 61 55   46 41 60 56   49 49 70 63   56 51 69 62
DEWPT         63 58   52 46 40 39   36 34 38 41   44 45 52 50   50 47 50 48
PWIND DIR         W      NW    NW      NW     W      SW     W       W    NW
WIND CHAR        LT      GN    BZ      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    OV B2   B1 SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         60      20    10       5     5      10    10      10    10
RAIN SHWRS     L  C    S  S
TSTMS          L  C    S  S

$$



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