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

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES, LA
508 PM CDT TUE AUG 19 2014


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...THE LAFAYETTE CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 19 2014...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 TO 2014


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         93    100 PM 100    1999  93      0       88
                                      1896
  MINIMUM         75    230 PM  65    1943  75      0       70
  AVERAGE         84                        84      0       79

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            1.22          3.80 1897   0.16   1.06     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    6.21                      2.83   3.38     2.33
  SINCE JUN 1     20.78                     16.21   4.57     9.33
  SINCE JAN 1     43.82                     38.83   4.99    41.45

DEGREE DAYS
 COOLING
  TODAY           19                        19      0       14
  MONTH TO DATE  336                       361    -25      359
  SINCE JUN 1   1369                      1431    -62     1435
  SINCE JAN 1   1838                      2045   -207     1899
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    24   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     W (270)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    33   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     W (280)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     4.4


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.3


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  THUNDERSTORM
  HEAVY RAIN
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    91           100 AM
 LOWEST     52           100 PM
 AVERAGE    72

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THE LAFAYETTE CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   93       102      1925
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   75        61      1940


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 19 2014........SUNRISE   637 AM CDT   SUNSET   745 PM CDT
AUGUST 20 2014........SUNRISE   638 AM CDT   SUNSET   744 PM CDT


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




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