Climatological Report (Daily)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES, LA
512 PM CDT SAT APR 18 2015


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...THE LAKE CHARLES CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 18 2015...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

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


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         75   1137 AM  89    1948  78     -3       77
                                      1908
  MINIMUM         67    211 AM  41    1999  59      8       53
  AVERAGE         71                        69      2       65

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            1.45          4.10 1914   0.11   1.34     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE   10.05                      1.95   8.10     0.81
  SINCE MAR 1     16.26                      5.61  10.65     2.88
  SINCE JAN 1     24.74                     14.30  10.44     9.67

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

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY            0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE    1                        37    -36       49
  SINCE MAR 1    102                       199    -97      299
  SINCE JUL 1   1540                      1481     59     1950

 COOLING
  TODAY            6                         5      1        0
  MONTH TO DATE  116                        67     49       48
  SINCE MAR 1    173                       116     57       61
  SINCE JAN 1    179                       139     40       76
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    17   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SE (120)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    21   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     E (110)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     6.2


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.4


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  THUNDERSTORM
  HEAVY RAIN
  RAIN
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    90           800 AM
 LOWEST     79          1100 AM
 AVERAGE    85

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THE LAKE CHARLES CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   79        92      1965
                                             1908
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   59        42      1939


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL 18 2015.........SUNRISE   643 AM CDT   SUNSET   742 PM CDT
APRIL 19 2015.........SUNRISE   642 AM CDT   SUNSET   743 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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