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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
528 PM CDT TUE APR 17 2018


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 17 2018...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 TO 2018


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         44    156 PM  85    1985  61    -17       73
  MINIMUM         23    538 AM  14    1921  38    -15       44
  AVERAGE         34                        50    -16       59

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          1.62 2013   0.13  -0.13     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    1.28                      1.90  -0.62     1.91
  SINCE MAR 1      2.95                      3.96  -1.01     3.97
  SINCE JAN 1      7.43                      5.78   1.65     7.90

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           3.0  1960   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    8.1                       1.4    6.7      0.0
  SINCE MAR 1     19.5                       6.0   13.5     10.6
  SINCE JUL 1     41.6                      34.9    6.7     26.2
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           31                        16     15        6
  MONTH TO DATE  581                       323    258      218
  SINCE MAR 1   1583                      1229    354     1135
  SINCE JUL 1   7026                      6648    378     5597

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        6
  SINCE MAR 1      0                         0      0        6
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         0      0        6
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    16   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NE (30)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    22   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NE (30)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     9.5


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.0


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    88           400 AM
 LOWEST     53           200 PM
 AVERAGE    71

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   62        92      1994
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   38        20      1983


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL 17 2018.........SUNRISE   625 AM CDT   SUNSET   754 PM CDT
APRIL 18 2018.........SUNRISE   624 AM CDT   SUNSET   755 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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