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

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES, LA
558 AM CDT MON AUG 31 2015

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...THE LAKE CHARLES CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JULY 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1895 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             103   07/15/1909
                        07/13/1901
 LOW               60   07/08/1924
HIGHEST           102   07/30        MM      MM       MM  MM
LOWEST             70   07/01        MM      MM       MM  MM
AVG. MAXIMUM     93.6              91.1     2.5       MM
AVG. MINIMUM     76.4              74.6     1.8       MM
MEAN             85.0              82.9     2.1       MM
DAYS MAX >= 90     29              21.1     7.9       MM
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0       MM
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0       MM
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0       MM

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        20.73   1933
 MINIMUM         0.48   1956
TOTALS           1.08              5.63   -4.55       MM
DAILY AVG.       0.03              0.18   -0.15       MM
DAYS >= .01         4              11.6    -7.6       MM
DAYS >= .10         3               8.1    -5.1       MM
DAYS >= .50         1               3.6    -2.6       MM
DAYS >= 1.00        0               1.6    -1.6       MM
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.80   07/30 TO 07/30
                        07/29 TO 07/30
                        07/30 TO 07/30

DEGREE_DAYS
COOLING TOTAL     626               553      73       MM
 SINCE 1/1       1782              1571     211       MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    30/070    DATE  07/30
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    37/060    DATE  07/30

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.10
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           30
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              1
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          0

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     73

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                       3
LIGHT RAIN                6     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      17     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
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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