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 • April weather stats show above normal temperatures but below normal precipitation in Webster City.

 Weather records for April in Webster City showed the month brought above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation. The average high for the month was at 60 degrees with the average low being 36 degrees.Normal high for April is at 49 degrees. The warmest day for the month was 79 degreees on April 17 with the coldest temperature for the month set April 12 with a low of 16 degrees. The 16 degree reading on April 12 tied a record of 16 degrees set April 12,1990. As for precipitation, Webster City received 1.85 inches of rainfall for the month ending at 7:00 a.m. on April 30.

The National Weather Service outlook for May in Iowa indicates near normal temperatures and equal chances for precipitation. Last May, the average high in Webster City was 69 degrees and the average low was 48. We received 5.61 inches of rainfall in Webster City for May,2015. KQWC Radio is the official observer for the National Weather Service in Webster City.

 • Authorities searching for the person who robbed the Dayton Casey's store.

 Webster County authorities are one the lookout for the individual who robbed the Dayton Casey's General Store late Wednesday night. The robbery happened at 10:35 p.m.at the store located at 307 Third Street,N.W. The man demanded money from the clerk on duty. An undetermined amount of money was taken from the cash register. The suspect left the store and fled north. The suspect is described as a white man, about 60 years of age and 6 feet tall. The individual was described as having a thin build,green eyes and clean shaven. At the time of the robbery, the man was wearing blue jeans and a gray hooded sweatshirt with a yellow Iowa Hawkeye emblem on the hood. He was also wearing tennis shoes. The suspect had the sweatshirt's hood up and used his hand to try and hide his identity. A reward of $500 is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the supect. If you have any information, please call the Webster County Sheriff's Department at 515-573-1410, Dayton Police at 515-547-2624 or Webster County Crime Stoppers at 515-573-1444. All information will be kept strictly confidential.

 • Dash for the Stash at Kendall Young Library is on until May 14.
 • Farm to Fork program Monday evening at Hy-Vee

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Rest Of Tonight...Clear. Low in the lower 40s. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday...Sunny...Breezy. High around 70. West wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms through midnight. Low in the lower 40s. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph through midnight. Chance of precipitation 20 percent.

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