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

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 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              87   02/07/1957
                        02/23/1910
 LOW                6   02/13/1899
HIGHEST            83   02/12        MM      MM       MM  MM
LOWEST             41   02/16        MM      MM       MM  MM
AVG. MAXIMUM     74.6              65.3     9.3       MM
AVG. MINIMUM     57.1              46.4    10.7       MM
MEAN             65.9              55.9    10.0       MM
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0       MM
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0       MM
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               1.4    -1.4       MM
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0       MM

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        13.26   1905
 MINIMUM         0.69   1989
TOTALS           0.15R             4.45   -4.30       MM
DAILY AVG.       0.01              0.16   -0.15       MM
DAYS >= .01         5               8.9    -3.9       MM
DAYS >= .10         0               6.0    -6.0       MM
DAYS >= .50         0               3.0    -3.0       MM
DAYS >= 1.00        0               1.6    -1.6       MM
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.06   02/21 TO 02/21

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

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      67               274    -207       MM
 SINCE 7/1        577              1230    -653       MM
COOLING TOTAL      99                18      81       MM
 SINCE 1/1        184                32     152       MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.7
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    31/240    DATE  02/07
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    41/250    DATE  02/07

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            7
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             13
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          8

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     73

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                       6
LIGHT RAIN                7     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      19     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                      2

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

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