Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES, LA
558 AM CDT MON AUG 31 2015

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...THE LAFAYETTE CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JULY 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 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             107   07/13/1901
 LOW               57   07/07/1924
HIGHEST           101   07/30        MM      MM       MM  MM
LOWEST             72   07/06        MM      MM       MM  MM
                        07/05
                        07/02
AVG. MAXIMUM     94.4              92.0     2.4       MM
AVG. MINIMUM     76.5              74.9     1.6       MM
MEAN             85.4              83.4     2.0       MM
DAYS MAX >= 90     29              23.9     5.1       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        16.57   1967
 MINIMUM         1.34   1947
TOTALS           2.03              6.30   -4.27       MM
DAILY AVG.       0.07              0.20   -0.13       MM
DAYS >= .01         8              13.4    -5.4       MM
DAYS >= .10         4               9.3    -5.3       MM
DAYS >= .50         2               4.1    -2.1       MM
DAYS >= 1.00        0               1.8    -1.8       MM
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.92   07/16 TO 07/16
                        07/15 TO 07/16
                        07/16 TO 07/16

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL             MM   5
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0       MM
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0       MM
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM       MM
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0       MM
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   07/31 TO 07/31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 0       0       MM
 SINCE 7/1          0                 0       0       MM
COOLING TOTAL     639               572      67       MM
 SINCE 1/1       1833              1684     149       MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.4
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    28/240    DATE  07/04
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    34/230    DATE  07/04

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.20
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           29
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              2
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          0

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     70

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       5
LIGHT RAIN               11     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       3     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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