Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLMARA


CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES, LA
148 PM CST WED FEB 1 2017

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...THE NEW IBERIA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1948 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              82   01/29/1999
 LOW                9   01/11/1962
HIGHEST            80   01/16        MM      MM       77  01/31
                        01/13
                        01/12
LOWEST             23   01/07        MM      MM       30  01/24
AVG. MAXIMUM     69.6              62.7     6.9     62.1
AVG. MINIMUM     50.3              42.9     7.4     40.6
MEAN             60.0              52.8     7.2     51.4
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      3               4.7    -1.7        1
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        12.80   2013
 MINIMUM         0.69   2006
TOTALS           2.44              5.22   -2.78     6.27
DAILY AVG.       0.08              0.17   -0.09     0.20
DAYS >= .01        11                MM      MM        9
DAYS >= .10         5                MM      MM        7
DAYS >= .50         1                MM      MM        4
DAYS >= 1.00        1                MM      MM        2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    3.22   12/31 TO 01/01

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL             MM   5
TOTALS            0.0                MM      MM      0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0                MM      MM      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0                MM      MM        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   01/30 TO 01/30

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     212               390    -178      417
 SINCE 7/1        543               937    -394      657
COOLING TOTAL      64                12      52        1
 SINCE 1/1         64                 9      55        1
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              10.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    33/300    DATE  01/22
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    43/290    DATE  01/22

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           13
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             10
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          8

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     70

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       3
LIGHT RAIN               14     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                2     SLEET                      0
FOG                      20     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      8
HAZE                      8

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

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