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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES, LA
713 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014


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...THE LAFAYETTE CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 23 2014...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 TO 2014


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
..................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         84    306 PM  90    2006  81      3       82
                                      1925
  MINIMUM         58    545 AM  41    1927  61     -3       66
  AVERAGE         71                        71      0       74

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          2.10 1952   0.13  -0.13     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    1.89                      2.95  -1.06     4.78
  SINCE MAR 1      4.74                      6.74  -2.00     6.98
  SINCE JAN 1     11.99                     16.86  -4.87    24.85

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      0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE JUL 1      0.8                       T      0.8      0.0
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY            0                         1     -1        0
  MONTH TO DATE   54                        38     16       58
  SINCE MAR 1    289                       188    101      293
  SINCE JUL 1   1949                      1418    531     1303

 COOLING
  TODAY            6                         6      0        9
  MONTH TO DATE   71                       108    -37       78
  SINCE MAR 1     95                       171    -76      107
  SINCE JAN 1    109                       203    -94      138
..................................................................


WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED     8   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (160)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    11   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (180)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     1.4


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.2


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST   100           100 AM
 LOWEST     40           100 PM
 AVERAGE    70

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THE LAFAYETTE CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   81        90      2006
                                             1955
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   61        42      1910


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL 23 2014.........SUNRISE   632 AM CDT   SUNSET   741 PM CDT
APRIL 24 2014.........SUNRISE   631 AM CDT   SUNSET   741 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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