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POINT FORECAST MATRICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1220 AM CDT THU MAY 7 2015

IAZ060-081000-
DES MOINES-POLK IA
41.54N  93.65W ELEV. 924 FT
1220 AM CDT THU MAY 7 2015

DATE           05/06/15      THU 05/07/15            FRI 05/08/15            SAT
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                      63          78          61          71          55
TEMP                   67 65 64 68 75 78 74 69 64 62 61 67 70 70 70 63 61 55 57
DEWPT                  57 57 58 61 64 65 65 62 61 60 57 58 59 59 58 56 53 52 50
RH                     70 75 81 78 69 64 74 78 90 93 87 73 68 68 66 78 75 90 77
WIND DIR                S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD               14 12 13 18 21 20 14 11  9  8  5  5  5  6  8  8  8  8  8
CLOUDS                 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 OV OV OV B2 OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2
POP 12HR                     30          60          60          50          20
QPF 12HR                   0.07        0.28        0.31        0.13           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                    C  L  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  S
TSTMS                         C  L  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  C  S  S  S  S  S


DATE           05/09  SUN 05/10/15  MON 05/11/15  TUE 05/12/15  WED 05/13/15
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      60    74      51    62      45    63      46    69
TEMP          70 72   62 62 71 73   62 51 60 59   48 46 57 62   49 49 66 66
DEWPT         55 57   57 58 59 59   53 46 48 44   41 39 40 42   40 41 45 48
PWIND DIR        NE       E    SE       S     W      NW    NW       W     S
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      BZ    GN      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1   B2 OV OV B2   B2 B1 B1 B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         20      70    60      50    30      20    10      10    20
RAIN SHWRS     S  S    L  L  L  L    C  C  C  C    S  S                S  S
TSTMS          S  S    L  L  L  L    C  C                              S  S

$$
IAZ039-081000-
WATERLOO/CEDAR FALLS-BLACK HAWK IA
42.55N  92.40W ELEV. 865 FT
1220 AM CDT THU MAY 7 2015

DATE           05/06/15      THU 05/07/15            FRI 05/08/15            SAT
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                      61          77          60          70          51
TEMP                   64 62 63 67 73 77 73 69 64 61 60 65 70 70 67 59 57 51 55
DEWPT                  59 58 57 60 63 64 64 63 61 60 58 58 58 58 57 54 52 50 49
RH                     84 87 81 78 71 64 73 81 90 97 93 78 66 66 70 83 83 96 80
WIND DIR               SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  W  W NW  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD               12 14 13 19 23 21 18 14 11  9  8  6  6  8  9  9  9  8  8
CLOUDS                 B1 SC B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR                     10          70          60          30          20
QPF 12HR                   0.01        0.30        0.28        0.08        0.01
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                       L  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S
TSTMS                            L  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S


DATE           05/09  SUN 05/10/15  MON 05/11/15  TUE 05/12/15  WED 05/13/15
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      55    69      51    62      42    59      42    66
TEMP          70 70   61 55 64 69   57 51 62 57   45 43 53 59   46 45 64 62
DEWPT         54 55   54 51 55 56   53 50 49 45   41 38 39 39   38 38 43 45
PWIND DIR         N       E     E      SE    SW      NW    NW       W    SW
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      BZ    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1   B2 OV OV B2   OV B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR         20      60    60      70    40      30    20      10    20
RAIN SHWRS        S    L  L  L  L    L  L  C  C    C  C  S  S          S  S
TSTMS             S    L  L  L  L    L  L                              S  S

$$
IAZ048-081000-
AMES-STORY IA
41.99N  93.62W ELEV. 936 FT
1220 AM CDT THU MAY 7 2015

DATE           05/06/15      THU 05/07/15            FRI 05/08/15            SAT
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                      61          77          59          69          52
TEMP                   65 63 62 66 72 77 73 67 64 60 59 64 69 69 68 61 58 52 55
DEWPT                  58 58 58 61 64 65 65 62 60 59 56 57 58 57 56 54 51 50 48
RH                     78 84 87 84 76 67 76 84 87 96 90 78 68 66 65 78 77 93 77
WIND DIR                S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W  W NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD               16 12 16 19 21 20 14 11  9  8  6  6  6 10  9  9  9  8  8
CLOUDS                 B1 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR                     30          60          60          30          10
QPF 12HR                   0.11        0.36        0.27        0.06           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                    C  L  C  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                         C  L  C  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  C  C


DATE           05/09  SUN 05/10/15  MON 05/11/15  TUE 05/12/15  WED 05/13/15
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      57    71      49    61      43    61      43    68
TEMP          69 71   61 58 68 70   62 49 59 58   47 44 55 60   47 46 64 65
DEWPT         53 56   55 56 57 58   52 46 47 44   41 38 40 41   39 39 45 46
PWIND DIR        NE       E    SE       S     W      NW    NW       W     S
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      BZ    GN      LT    LT
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1   B2 OV OV B2   B2 B1 B1 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR         10      70    60      60    30      20    10      10    20
RAIN SHWRS        S    L  L  L  L    L  L  C  C    S  S                S  S
TSTMS             S    L  L  L  L    L  L                              S  S

$$
IAZ004-081000-
ESTHERVILLE-EMMET IA
43.40N  94.75W ELEV. 1315 FT
1220 AM CDT THU MAY 7 2015

DATE           05/06/15      THU 05/07/15            FRI 05/08/15            SAT
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                      60          75          52          64          45
TEMP                   63 62 61 63 69 75 70 65 60 56 52 54 62 64 63 53 52 45 49
DEWPT                  58 58 58 60 62 61 60 57 55 50 48 47 47 47 46 45 43 42 41
RH                     84 87 90 90 78 62 71 75 84 80 86 77 58 54 54 74 71 89 74
WIND DIR               SE  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD               20 20 20 21 21 20 17 12 11 11 11 12 12 12 12 10  8  8  9
CLOUDS                 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR                     80          80          30          10           5
QPF 12HR                   0.32        0.22        0.03           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS              L  D  D  L  C  C  C  S
TSTMS                   L  D  D  L  C  C  C  S


DATE           05/09  SUN 05/10/15  MON 05/11/15  TUE 05/12/15  WED 05/13/15
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          67      50    64      45    56      38    60      41    67
TEMP          63 66   55 50 57 64   52 45 56 52   42 40 55 59   45 44 64 63
DEWPT         46 48   46 47 52 52   46 45 45 42   38 36 36 38   36 37 42 44
PWIND DIR         N      NE     E       E     W      NW    NW       W     S
WIND CHAR        GN      BZ    BZ      GN    GN      BZ    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B1 SC   B1 OV OV OV   B2 B2 B2 OV   B2 B2 B2 B1   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         10      60    70      60    50      30    10      10    20
RAIN SHWRS             L  L  L  L    L  L  C  C    C  C                S  S
TSTMS                  L  L  L  L    L  L                              S  S

$$
IAZ035-081000-
FORT DODGE-WEBSTER IA
42.55N  94.18W ELEV. 1165 FT
1220 AM CDT THU MAY 7 2015

DATE           05/06/15      THU 05/07/15            FRI 05/08/15            SAT
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                      62          76          56          67          49
TEMP                   65 63 63 66 72 76 74 66 61 58 56 59 67 65 67 59 55 49 51
DEWPT                  58 57 57 61 63 63 63 61 57 54 52 52 54 53 52 50 47 46 45
RH                     78 81 81 84 73 64 69 84 87 86 86 78 63 65 59 72 74 89 80
WIND DIR                S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW  W NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD               20 20 18 19 19 19 14 10  8  6  8  9  9 11 10  9  9  8  9
CLOUDS                 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC B1 B1
POP 12HR                     70          80          50          20          10
QPF 12HR                   0.19        0.26        0.15           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS              S  C  D  L  C  C  C  C  S     S  S  S  S
TSTMS                   S  C  D  L  C  C  C  C  S     S  S  S  S


DATE           05/09  SUN 05/10/15  MON 05/11/15  TUE 05/12/15  WED 05/13/15
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          69      55    69      47    58      41    60      43    67
TEMP          67 69   59 56 64 69   59 47 57 55   45 42 56 59   46 46 64 64
DEWPT         50 52   52 52 55 55   50 44 46 42   39 36 38 39   38 38 43 46
PWIND DIR        NE       E     E      SE     W      NW    NW       W     S
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    BZ      GN    GN      BZ    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1   B2 OV OV B2   B2 B1 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B1   B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR         10      70    70      60    40      30    10      10    20
RAIN SHWRS             L  L  L  L    L  L  C  C    C  C                S  S
TSTMS                  L  L  L  L    L  L                              S  S

$$
IAZ094-081000-
LAMONI-DECATUR IA
40.63N  93.90W ELEV. 1125 FT
1220 AM CDT THU MAY 7 2015

DATE           05/06/15      THU 05/07/15            FRI 05/08/15            SAT
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                      61          77          61          70          57
TEMP                   66 64 63 68 74 77 74 66 64 62 61 66 68 70 68 62 60 57 57
DEWPT                  58 57 57 62 65 65 65 63 61 60 59 60 61 61 61 59 57 55 53
RH                     75 78 81 81 74 67 74 90 90 93 93 81 78 73 78 90 90 93 86
WIND DIR                S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W NW NW NW  N  N  N  N NE
WIND SPD               17 16 14 18 20 19 16 12  8  6  6  4  6  4  8  8  6  6  8
CLOUDS                 B1 B2 B1 B2 OV OV B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV
POP 12HR                     30          60          70          70          30
QPF 12HR                   0.01        0.24        0.42        0.32        0.05
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                 S  C  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  C
TSTMS                      S  C  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  C


DATE           05/09  SUN 05/10/15  MON 05/11/15  TUE 05/12/15  WED 05/13/15
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      61    73      49    62      45    63      47    68
TEMP          69 71   63 63 72 71   61 49 61 58   49 46 59 62   49 50 66 65
DEWPT         58 60   59 59 62 60   52 45 49 44   41 39 43 44   41 42 48 50
PWIND DIR        NE       E    SE       S     W       W    NW      NE    SE
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      BZ    GN      LT    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2   B2 OV OV B2   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B1 SC   SC SC SC SC
POP 12HR         40      70    60      40    20      10    10      10    20
RAIN SHWRS     C  C    L  L  L  L    C  C  S  S                        S  S
TSTMS          C  C    L  L  L  L    C  C                              S  S

$$
IAZ017-081000-
MASON CITY-CERRO GORDO IA
43.16N  93.33W ELEV. 1189 FT
1220 AM CDT THU MAY 7 2015

DATE           05/06/15      THU 05/07/15            FRI 05/08/15            SAT
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                      61          75          56          67          48
TEMP                   62 62 62 65 72 75 72 67 61 57 56 58 67 66 66 56 55 48 52
DEWPT                  59 57 57 60 62 63 63 61 58 55 53 53 54 52 51 49 47 46 44
RH                     90 84 84 84 71 66 73 81 90 93 90 83 63 61 58 77 74 93 74
WIND DIR               SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW  W NW NW NW  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD               16 17 18 23 24 21 18 13 11  9  9 10 10 12 11 10  9  9  9
CLOUDS                 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR                     40          70          60          20          10
QPF 12HR                   0.08        0.29        0.14           0           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                 S  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  S  S  S
TSTMS                      S  C  L  L  L  L  C  C  S  S  S


DATE           05/09  SUN 05/10/15  MON 05/11/15  TUE 05/12/15  WED 05/13/15
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          69      52    65      48    59      39    59      41    66
TEMP          68 67   57 52 56 65   57 48 57 56   41 41 53 58   45 44 64 61
DEWPT         50 52   50 49 52 54   50 47 47 44   38 36 37 39   37 37 42 45
PWIND DIR         N      NE     E      SE    SW      NW    NW       W    SW
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    BZ      GN    GN      BZ    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1   B2 OV OV OV   OV B2 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR         10      60    70      60    50      30    20      10    20
RAIN SHWRS             L  L  L  L    L  L  C  C    C  C  S  S          S  S
TSTMS                  L  L  L  L    L  L                              S  S

$$
IAZ049-081000-
MARSHALLTOWN-MARSHALL IA
42.11N  92.91W ELEV. 972 FT
1220 AM CDT THU MAY 7 2015

DATE           05/06/15      THU 05/07/15            FRI 05/08/15            SAT
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                      61          77          60          69          52
TEMP                   65 63 63 67 72 77 75 68 65 61 61 66 69 69 67 60 58 52 55
DEWPT                  59 58 57 60 64 65 65 62 61 59 58 58 59 58 58 55 52 51 49
RH                     81 84 81 78 76 67 71 81 87 93 90 75 70 68 73 84 80 96 80
WIND DIR               SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW  W NW  W  N  N  N  N  N  N
WIND SPD               14 17 14 18 21 20 16 13 10  8  6  6  5  8  9  9  9  9  9
CLOUDS                 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR                     20          70          60          40          20
QPF 12HR                   0.01        0.32        0.26        0.10           0
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                    S  L  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S
TSTMS                         S  L  L  L  L  L  C  C  C  C  C  C  S  S


DATE           05/09  SUN 05/10/15  MON 05/11/15  TUE 05/12/15  WED 05/13/15
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      56    70      50    61      42    60      43    67
TEMP          70 71   60 57 66 70   61 50 60 57   47 42 53 59   46 46 64 64
DEWPT         55 56   55 54 57 58   53 48 49 44   41 39 40 42   39 40 45 47
PWIND DIR        NE       E    SE      SE    SW      NW    NW       W     S
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    BZ      GN    BZ      BZ    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B1   B2 OV OV B2   B2 B2 B1 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR         20      60    60      70    30      30    10      10    20
RAIN SHWRS        S    L  L  L  L    L  L  C  C    C  C                S  S
TSTMS             S    L  L  L  L    L  L                              S  S

$$
IAZ086-081000-
OTTUMWA-WAPELLO IA
41.11N  92.45W ELEV. 836 FT
1220 AM CDT THU MAY 7 2015

DATE           05/06/15      THU 05/07/15            FRI 05/08/15            SAT
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                      62          79          62          73          57
TEMP                   64 63 64 71 77 79 74 68 65 62 63 70 72 73 70 65 62 57 59
DEWPT                  59 57 57 61 64 64 64 63 62 61 61 61 63 63 63 61 59 57 54
RH                     84 81 78 71 64 60 71 84 90 97 93 73 73 71 78 87 90100 83
WIND DIR               SE  S  S  S  S  S  S  S  S SW SW SW SW  W NW NW NW  N  N
WIND SPD               13 12 13 18 20 20 16 11 10  8  6  6  8  6  3  4  6  6  8
CLOUDS                 B1 SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV B2 B2 B1 B2 B2
POP 12HR                     10          60          60          70          20
QPF 12HR                   0.01        0.23        0.33        0.37        0.01
SNOW 12HR                 00-00       00-00       00-00
RAIN SHWRS                    S  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  S  S  S  S  C
TSTMS                         S  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  L  S  S  S  S  C


DATE           05/09  SUN 05/10/15  MON 05/11/15  TUE 05/12/15  WED 05/13/15
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          73      59    74      52    64      45    62      44    69
TEMP          72 73   63 60 72 73   63 52 63 60   50 45 56 61   48 47 66 66
DEWPT         58 61   59 57 61 62   56 50 50 47   42 40 42 44   41 41 45 48
PWIND DIR        NE       E    SE       S     W       W    NW       W    SE
WIND CHAR        GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN      GN    GN
AVG CLOUDS    B2 B2   B2 OV OV B2   B2 B2 B1 B1   B2 B1 B1 B1   B1 SC SC SC
POP 12HR         40      70    60      60    30      20    10      10    20
RAIN SHWRS     C  C    L  L  L  L    L  L  C  C    S  S                S  S
TSTMS          C  C    L  L  L  L    L  L                              S  S

$$



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