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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
134 AM CDT THU MAY 7 2015


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 6 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 TO 2015


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         80    141 PM  99    1934  69     11       70
  MINIMUM         56    530 AM  28    1989  46     10       42
                                      1974
  AVERAGE         68                        57     11       56

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.09          2.11 1960   0.14  -0.05     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    0.87                      0.84   0.03     0.14
  SINCE MAR 1      4.83                      6.61  -1.78     8.88
  SINCE JAN 1      6.87                      8.43  -1.56    11.51

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           T    1989   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE MAR 1      0.7                       6.4   -5.7      6.2
  SINCE JUL 1     29.2                      35.3   -6.1     57.1
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                         9     -9        9
  MONTH TO DATE   23                        57    -34       72
  SINCE MAR 1   1386                      1454    -68     1772
  SINCE JUL 1   7147                      6873    274     8180

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        3                         1      2        0
  MONTH TO DATE    7                         6      1        0
  SINCE MAR 1      7                        14     -7        2
  SINCE JAN 1      7                        14     -7        2
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    29   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (200)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    36   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (170)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    12.6


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.7


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  RAIN
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG
  FOG W/VISIBILITY <= 1/4 MILE
  HAZE


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           100 AM
 LOWEST     45           200 PM
 AVERAGE    73

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   69        90      1934
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   46        25      1925


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY  7 2015...........SUNRISE   557 AM CDT   SUNSET   816 PM CDT
MAY  8 2015...........SUNRISE   556 AM CDT   SUNSET   817 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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