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CLIMATE REPORT...UPDATED FOR TEXT SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
118 AM CDT SUN NOV 2 2014

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...THE SHREVEPORT CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1874 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              99   10/01/1938
 LOW               28   10/31/1993
HIGHEST            93   10/02
LOWEST             44   10/30
MEAN             69.0             66.4     2.6
DAYS MAX >= 90      2
DAYS MIN <= 32      0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
TOTALS           5.84              4.96    0.88
DAYS >= .01         7
DAYS >= .50         4
DAYS >= 1.00        4
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.73   10/12 TO 10/13

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      23                80     -57
COOLING TOTAL     153               124      29
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.4
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    40/310    DATE  10/02
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    48/310    DATE  10/02


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2

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

&&

OCTOBER OF 2014 OBSERVED SLIGHTLY ABOVE NORMAL RAINFALL AND
TEMPERATURES.  SHREVEPORT RECORDED ONE DAILY RAINFALL RECORD DURING
THE 2ND AS 1.34 INCHES OF RAIN ECLIPSED THE OLD DAILY RECORD OF 1.04
INCHES SET BACK IN 1927.

SHREVEPORT OBSERVED SOME WIND DAMAGE IN THE SOUTHEAST PARTS OF TOWN
NEAR THE RED RIVER DURING THE EVENING OF THE 2ND WITH THE PASSAGE OF
A LINE OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS.  ALSO AIR FORCE PERSONNEL AT
BARKSDALE AIR FORCE BASE IN BOSSIER CITY REPORTED SNAPPED AND
UPROOTED TREES.

DURING THE MORNING OF THE 6TH JUST AFTER SUNRISE...SHREVEPORTERS
OBSERVED RATHER WIDESPREAD HAIL.  IN SOME CASES THE HAILSTONES
MEASURED TO THE SIZE OF GOLFBALLS AS ANOTHER LINE OF SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS MOVED EASTWARD.  AREA RESIDENTS REPORTED SOME
AUTOMOTIVE AND WINDOW DAMAGE FROM THE HAIL.

&&

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