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CLIALO

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA                               
529 PM CST THU MAR 8 2018


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MARCH 8 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         28    311 PM  75    2000  41    -13       47       
                                      1977                          
  MINIMUM         12    657 AM  -9    1975  23    -11       26       
  AVERAGE         20                        32    -12       37      
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  TODAY            0.00          1.03 1998   0.06  -0.06     0.00    
  MONTH TO DATE    0.72                      0.44   0.28     0.53    
  SINCE MAR 1      0.72                      0.44   0.28     0.53    
  SINCE JAN 1      5.20                      2.26   2.94     4.46    
                                                                     
SNOWFALL (IN)                                                        
  TODAY            0.0          10.0  1998   0.2   -0.2      0.0     
  MONTH TO DATE    2.8                       1.5    1.3       T      
  SINCE MAR 1      2.8                       1.5    1.3       T      
  SINCE JUL 1     24.9                      30.4   -5.5     15.6     
  SNOW DEPTH       2                                                 
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  TODAY           45                        33     12       28       
  MONTH TO DATE  265                       275    -10      209       
  SINCE MAR 1    265                       275    -10      209       
  SINCE JUL 1   5708                      5694     14     4671       
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  TODAY            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    13   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (320)      
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    16   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (310)      
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     8.5                                         

                                                                     
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          1200 AM                                     
 LOWEST     63           100 PM                                     
 AVERAGE    76                                                       

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   42        63      1990                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   24       -12      1984                    

                                                                     
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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