Climatological Report (Daily)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES, LA
528 PM CDT SUN APR 23 2017


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...THE LAKE CHARLES CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 23 2017...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 TO 2017


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         70    304 PM  90    1971  79     -9       82
                                      1906
  MINIMUM         55    630 AM  44    1917  60     -5       57
  AVERAGE         63                        70     -7       70

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            T             3.33 1952   0.11  -0.11     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    2.51                      2.50   0.01     5.58
  SINCE MAR 1      6.62                      6.16   0.46     9.03
  SINCE JAN 1     13.57                     14.85  -1.28    14.20

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      0.0
  SINCE JUL 1      T                         0.1   -0.1      0.0
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY            2                         1      1        0
  MONTH TO DATE    5                        42    -37       17
  SINCE MAR 1     82                       204   -122       85
  SINCE JUL 1    740                      1486   -746     1034

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         6     -6        5
  MONTH TO DATE  134                        93     41       91
  SINCE MAR 1    242                       142    100      201
  SINCE JAN 1    373                       165    208      216
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    20   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (350)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    29   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     N (20)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    14.4


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.7


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  LIGHT RAIN


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    72          1200 AM
 LOWEST     47           100 PM
 AVERAGE    60

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THE LAKE CHARLES CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   80        88      1958
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   61        37      1910


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL 23 2017.........SUNRISE   637 AM CDT   SUNSET   745 PM CDT
APRIL 24 2017.........SUNRISE   636 AM CDT   SUNSET   746 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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