Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
735 AM CDT SAT AUG 1 2015

...LA CROSSE WISCONSIN RECEIVED SLIGHTLY BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION
AND BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES IN THE MONTH OF JULY...

THE AVERAGE JULY TEMPERATURE AT LA CROSSE WAS 72.7 DEGREES...WHICH
WAS 1 DEGREE BELOW NORMAL. THE AVERAGE HIGH WAS 92 DEGREES AND THE
AVERAGE LOW WAS 62.5 DEGREES. THE HIGHEST TEMPERATURE FOR THE MONTH
WAS 92 DEGREES...WHICH OCCURRED ON THE 17TH. THE COLDEST TEMPERATURE
FOR THE MONTH WAS 51 DEGREES...WHICH OCCURRED ON THE 2ND.

THE TOTAL PRECIPITATION FOR THE MONTH WAS 3.62 INCHES...WHICH WAS
INCHES SIXTY FOUR HUNDREDTHS OF AN INCH BELOW NORMAL. THE GREATEST
24-HOUR PRECIPITATION AMOUNT WAS 0.98 OF AN INCH...WHICH OCCURRED
FROM THE 12TH TO THE 13TH.

...RECORDS...

NO RECORDS WERE BROKEN IN THE MONTH OF JULY.

...DISCUSSION...

IN THE MONTH OF JULY...LA CROSSE RECEIVED BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES.
THE COLDEST PERIOD OCCURRED FROM THE 1ST THROUGH THE 11TH...WHERE
THE AVERAGE DAILY TEMPERATURE RANGED FROM 1 TO 10 DEGREES BELOW
NORMAL. THERE WERE 14 DAYS WHERE THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE WAS AT OR
BELOW NORMAL DURING THE MONTH. THE WARMEST PERIOD OCCURRED FROM THE
23RD THROUGH THE 31ST...WHERE THE AVERAGE DAILY TEMPERATURE RANGED
FROM ZERO TO 6 DEGREES ABOVE THE NORMAL. THERE WERE 3 DAYS WHERE THE
TEMPERATURE CLIMBED TO OR ABOVE 90 DEGREES. TYPICALLY...LA CROSSE
RECEIVES 6 DAYS WHERE THE TEMPERATURE CLIMBS TO OR ABOVE 90 DEGREES.

LA CROSSE WAS SLIGHTLY DRIER THAN NORMAL DURING THE MONTH OF JULY.
THE WETTEST PERIOD OCCURRED FROM THE 13TH THROUGH THE 18TH...WHERE
2.14 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION FELL. THERE WERE 7 DAYS OF MEASURABLE
PRECIPITATION DURING THE MONTH. OF THOSE 7 DAYS...THERE WERE 3 DAYS
WHERE ONE HALF INCH OR MORE OF PRECIPITATION FELL. THERE WERE 24
DAYS DURING THE MONTH WHERE ZERO PRECIPITATION WAS OBSERVED.

...LOOKING AHEAD TO AUGUST...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST IS 71.4 DEGREES. THE
AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE IS 81.5 DEGREES AND THE AVERAGE LOW
TEMPERATURE IS 61.3 DEGREES. LA CROSSE NORMALLY RECEIVES 3 DAYS
WHERE THE TEMPERATURE RISES AT OR ABOVE 90 DEGREES. THE HIGHEST
TEMPERATURE IN THE MONTH OF AUGUST IS 105 DEGREES WHICH OCCURRED ON
THE 1ST IN 1988.

THE AVERAGE PRECIPITATION DURING THE MONTH OF AUGUST IS 4.29 INCHES
WITH 10 DAYS OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION. TYPICALLY...THERE ARE 3
DAYS WHERE A HALF OF AN INCH OF MORE PRECIPITATION OCCURS.
TYPICALLY...THERE ARE 4 DAYS WITH THUNDERSTORMS. THE GREATEST ONE
DAY PRECIPITATION TOTAL WAS 4.07 INCHES WHICH OCCURRED ON THE 18TH
IN 2007.

$$

DTJ


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