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

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES, LA
332 AM CST WED MAR 1 2017

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...THE LAKE CHARLES CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 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              89   02/19/1913
 LOW                3   02/12/1899
HIGHEST            80   02/27        MM      MM       MM  MM
                        02/19
                        02/12
LOWEST             38   02/16        MM      MM       MM  MM
AVG. MAXIMUM     73.1              64.6     8.5       MM
AVG. MINIMUM     55.0              45.5     9.5       MM
MEAN             64.1              55.0     9.1       MM
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0       MM
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0       MM
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               1.8    -1.8       MM
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0       MM

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        10.67   1959
 MINIMUM         0.43   2001
TOTALS           2.04              3.46   -1.42       MM
DAILY AVG.       0.07              0.12   -0.05       MM
DAYS >= .01         6               8.7    -2.7       MM
DAYS >= .10         5               5.0     0.0       MM
DAYS >= .50         2               2.2    -0.2       MM
DAYS >= 1.00        0               1.1    -1.1       MM
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.83   02/20 TO 02/21

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL             MM   5
TOTALS            0.0               0.1    -0.1       MM
SINCE 7/1           T               0.1    -0.1       MM
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM       MM
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.1    -0.1       MM
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                            MM  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   02/28 TO 02/28

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      92               291    -199       MM
 SINCE 7/1        658              1282    -624       MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.2
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    31/310    DATE  02/20
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    40/310    DATE  02/20

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            5
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             12
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         11

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     77

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN                9     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      6
HAZE                      4

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

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