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

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
CDUS44 KLCH 052217
CLILCH


CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES, LA
516 PM CDT THU MAY 5 2016


...................................

...THE LAKE CHARLES CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 5 2016...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 TO 2016


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
..................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         83    355 PM  92    1908  82      1       84
  MINIMUM         61    554 AM  48    2013  64     -3       70
                                      1921
  AVERAGE         72                        73     -1       77

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          2.77 1941   0.15  -0.15     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    5.24                      0.69   4.55     0.70
  SINCE MAR 1     18.57                      7.68  10.89    20.09
  SINCE JAN 1     23.74                     16.37   7.37    28.57

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           0.0    MM   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE MAR 1      0.0                       0.0    0.0       T
  SINCE JUL 1      0.0                       0.1   -0.1       T
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE MAR 1     85                       207   -122      105
  SINCE JUL 1   1034                      1489   -455     1543

 COOLING
  TODAY            7                         8     -1       12
  MONTH TO DATE   34                        38     -4       38
  SINCE MAR 1    308                       223     85      291
  SINCE JAN 1    323                       246     77      297
..................................................................


WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    16   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (340)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    21   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     N (20)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     7.4


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.0


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    84           600 AM
 LOWEST     26           300 PM
 AVERAGE    55

..........................................................


THE LAKE CHARLES CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   82        93      1908
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   64        46      2013


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY  5 2016...........SUNRISE   626 AM CDT   SUNSET   753 PM CDT
MAY  6 2016...........SUNRISE   625 AM CDT   SUNSET   754 PM CDT


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




$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.