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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
525 PM CDT SAT MAY 2 2015


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 2 2015...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

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)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         76   1237 PM  91    1901  67      9       66
  MINIMUM         49    543 AM  24    2005  44      5       44
  AVERAGE         63                        56      7       55

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          1.38 1979   0.14  -0.14      T
  MONTH TO DATE    0.00                      0.28  -0.28     0.07
  SINCE MAR 1      3.96                      6.05  -2.09     8.81
  SINCE JAN 1      6.00                      7.87  -1.87    11.44

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           T    2005   0.0    0.0      0.0
                                      1976
  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
  TODAY            2                        10     -8       10
  MONTH TO DATE   16                        20     -4       30
  SINCE MAR 1   1379                      1417    -38     1730
  SINCE JUL 1   7140                      6836    304     8138

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         2     -2        0
  SINCE MAR 1      0                        10    -10        2
  SINCE JAN 1      0                        10    -10        2
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    25   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SW (220)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    32   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SW (220)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    11.6


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.3


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


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    71           300 AM
 LOWEST     33          1000 AM
 AVERAGE    52

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   68        90      1949
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   44        22      2005


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY  2 2015...........SUNRISE   603 AM CDT   SUNSET   811 PM CDT
MAY  3 2015...........SUNRISE   602 AM CDT   SUNSET   812 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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