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CLIALO

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA                               
1240 AM CST THU MAR 8 2018


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MARCH 7 2018...

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)                                                     
 YESTERDAY                                                           
  MAXIMUM         26    317 PM  79    2000  41    -15       53       
  MINIMUM         15    708 AM -19    1960  23     -8       34       
  AVERAGE         21                        32    -11       44      
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  YESTERDAY        0.00          1.31 2009   0.06  -0.06      T      
  MONTH TO DATE    0.72                      0.38   0.34     0.53    
  SINCE MAR 1      0.72                      0.38   0.34     0.53    
  SINCE JAN 1      5.20                      2.20   3.00     4.46    
                                                                     
SNOWFALL (IN)                                                        
  YESTERDAY        0.0           4.0  1909   0.2   -0.2      0.0     
  MONTH TO DATE    2.8                       1.3    1.5       T      
  SINCE MAR 1      2.8                       1.3    1.5       T      
  SINCE JUL 1     24.9                      30.2   -5.3     15.6     
  SNOW DEPTH       3                                                 
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  YESTERDAY       44                        33     11       21       
  MONTH TO DATE  220                       242    -22      181       
  SINCE MAR 1    220                       242    -22      181       
  SINCE JUL 1   5663                      5661      2     4643       
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0       
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0       
  SINCE MAR 1      0                         0      0        0       
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         0      0        0       
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WIND (MPH)                                                           
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    18   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (320)      
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    22   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (310)      
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     9.6                                         

                                                                     
SKY COVER                                                            
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM                                              
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.0                                              

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

                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST    92           500 AM                                     
 LOWEST     68           400 PM                                     
 AVERAGE    80                                                       

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   41        75      2000                    
                                             1977                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   23        -9      1975                    

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                   
MARCH  8 2018.........SUNRISE   633 AM CST   SUNSET   608 PM CST   
MARCH  9 2018.........SUNRISE   632 AM CST   SUNSET   609 PM CST   

                                                                    
-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.                                      
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.                                
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.                                       
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.                                          




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