Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES, LA
951 AM CDT MON JUN 1 2015

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...THE ALEXANDRIA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MAY 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1892 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              99   05/31/1998
                        05/31/1906
                        05/28/1906
 LOW               38   05/06/1954
HIGHEST            91   05/28        MM      MM       MM  MM
LOWEST             54   05/01        MM      MM       MM  MM
AVG. MAXIMUM     84.7              85.3    -0.6       MM
AVG. MINIMUM     65.6              63.5     2.1       MM
MEAN             75.1              74.4     0.7       MM
DAYS MAX >= 90      1               6.3    -5.3       MM
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0       MM
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0       MM
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0       MM

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        17.61   1907
 MINIMUM         0.00   1998
TOTALS           7.05              4.72    2.33       MM
DAILY AVG.       0.26              0.15    0.11       MM
DAYS >= .01        11                MM      MM       MM
DAYS >= .10         8                MM      MM       MM
DAYS >= .50         5                MM      MM       MM
DAYS >= 1.00        2                MM      MM       MM
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.17   05/18 TO 05/18
                        05/18 TO 05/19

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            0.0   5
                        0
                        -26215
TOTALS            0.0                MM      MM       MM
SINCE 7/1         0.3                MM      MM       MM
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM       MM
DAYS >= 1.0         0                MM      MM       MM
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                            MM  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   05/31 TO 05/31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 4      -4       MM
 SINCE 7/1       2057              1951     106       MM
COOLING TOTAL     325               295      30       MM
 SINCE 1/1        522               454      68       MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.4
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    32/300    DATE  05/25
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    45/120    DATE  05/25

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           14
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             13
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          3

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     77

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               10     RAIN                       8
LIGHT RAIN               21     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      22     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                      5

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

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