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CLIALO

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA                               
127 AM CDT THU MAY 17 2018


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...THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 16 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         83    525 PM  92    1936  72     11       88       
  MINIMUM         52    524 AM  30    1929  49      3       63       
                                      1921                          
  AVERAGE         68                        61      7       76      
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  YESTERDAY        0.00          3.03 1999   0.15  -0.15      T      
  MONTH TO DATE    1.41                      2.26  -0.85     0.95    
  SINCE MAR 1      4.81                      8.03  -3.22     6.52    
  SINCE JAN 1      9.29                      9.85  -0.56    10.45    
                                                                     
SNOWFALL (IN)                                                        
  YESTERDAY        0.0          MM      MM   0.0    0.0      0.0     
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0     
  SINCE MAR 1     23.5                       6.4   17.1     10.6     
  SINCE JUL 1     45.6                      35.3   10.3     26.2     
  SNOW DEPTH       0                                                 
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  YESTERDAY        0                         6     -6        0       
  MONTH TO DATE   66                       127    -61      125       
  SINCE MAR 1   1869                      1524    345     1454       
  SINCE JUL 1   7312                      6943    369     5916       
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  YESTERDAY        3                         1      2       11       
  MONTH TO DATE    9                        16     -7       26       
  SINCE MAR 1     10                        24    -14       32       
  SINCE JAN 1     10                        24    -14       32       
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WIND (MPH)                                                           
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED     9   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SW (240)      
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    13   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SW (240)      
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     2.7                                         

                                                                     
SKY COVER                                                            
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM                                              
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.1                                              

                                                                     
WEATHER CONDITIONS                                                  
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.                        
  FOG                                                                

                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST   100           400 AM                                     
 LOWEST     33           500 PM                                     
 AVERAGE    67                                                       

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THE WATERLOO IA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   72        94      1934                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   49        32      2014                    
                                             1925                    
                                             1915                    

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                   
MAY 17 2018...........SUNRISE   546 AM CDT   SUNSET   827 PM CDT   
MAY 18 2018...........SUNRISE   545 AM CDT   SUNSET   828 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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