Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES, LA
332 AM CST WED MAR 1 2017

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...THE ALEXANDRIA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1892 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              88   02/28/1932
 LOW                3   02/13/1899
HIGHEST            86   02/12        MM      MM       MM  MM
LOWEST             35   02/16        MM      MM       MM  MM
AVG. MAXIMUM     72.6              63.0     9.6       MM
AVG. MINIMUM     51.8              41.0    10.8       MM
MEAN             62.2              52.0    10.2       MM
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0       MM
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0       MM
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               4.9    -4.9       MM
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0       MM

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        14.11   1896
 MINIMUM         0.46   2000
TOTALS           1.94              4.46   -2.52       MM
DAILY AVG.       0.07              0.16   -0.09       MM
DAYS >= .01         6                MM      MM       MM
DAYS >= .10         3                MM      MM       MM
DAYS >= .50         1                MM      MM       MM
DAYS >= 1.00        1                MM      MM       MM
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.46   02/20 TO 02/21

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL             MM   5
TOTALS            0.0                MM      MM       MM
SINCE 7/1         0.5                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   02/28 TO 02/28

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     136               374    -238       MM
 SINCE 7/1        976              1665    -689       MM
COOLING TOTAL      66                11      55       MM
 SINCE 1/1         82                17      65       MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.9
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    32/290    DATE  02/20
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    41/280    DATE  02/20

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            7
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             13
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          8

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     71

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     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                      15     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      4
HAZE                      7

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

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