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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES, LA
337 AM CST MON FEB 1 2016

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...THE NEW IBERIA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1948 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              82   01/29/1999
 LOW                9   01/11/1962
HIGHEST            77   01/31        MM      MM       MM  MM
LOWEST             30   01/24        MM      MM       MM  MM
AVG. MAXIMUM     62.1              62.7    -0.6       MM
AVG. MINIMUM     40.6              42.9    -2.3       MM
MEAN             51.4              52.8    -1.4       MM
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0       MM
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0       MM
DAYS MIN <= 32      1               4.7    -3.7       MM
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0       MM

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        12.80   2013
 MINIMUM         0.69   2006
TOTALS           6.27              5.22    1.05       MM
DAILY AVG.       0.20              0.17    0.03       MM
DAYS >= .01         9                MM      MM       MM
DAYS >= .10         7                MM      MM       MM
DAYS >= .50         4                MM      MM       MM
DAYS >= 1.00        2                MM      MM       MM
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.57   01/14 TO 01/14
                        01/13 TO 01/14
                        01/14 TO 01/14

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL             MM   5
TOTALS            0.0                MM      MM       MM
SINCE 7/1         0.0                MM      MM       MM
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM       MM
DAYS >= 1.0         0                MM      MM       MM
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                            MM  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   01/31 TO 01/31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     417               390      27       MM
 SINCE 7/1        657               937    -280       MM
COOLING TOTAL       1                12     -11       MM
 SINCE 1/1          1                 9      -8       MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    33/230    DATE  01/21
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    45/220    DATE  01/21

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           12
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             14
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          4

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     72

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                7     RAIN                       8
LIGHT RAIN               17     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      13     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      7
HAZE                      3

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

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