652  
CDUS44 KLCH 182234  
CLILFT  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES, LA  
533 PM CDT FRI APR 18 2014  
 
   
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..THE LAFAYETTE CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 18 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    
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TEMPERATURE (F)  
TODAY  
MAXIMUM 78 128 PM 90 2006 80 -2 81  
MINIMUM 60 622 AM 36 1921 59 1 53  
AVERAGE 69 70 -1 67  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY 0.00 4.58 1918 0.15 -0.15 0.22  
MONTH TO DATE 1.89 2.26 -0.37 4.78  
SINCE MAR 1 4.74 6.05 -1.31 6.98  
SINCE JAN 1 11.99 16.17 -4.18 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 33 21 35  
SINCE MAR 1 289 183 106 270  
SINCE JUL 1 1949 1413 536 1280  
 
COOLING  
TODAY 4 5 -1 2  
MONTH TO DATE 47 78 -31 69  
SINCE MAR 1 71 141 -70 98  
SINCE JAN 1 85 173 -88 129    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 18 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION N (360)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 22 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION N (10)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 7.6  
 
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.7  
 
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
FOG  
 
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 97 200 AM  
LOWEST 54 200 PM  
AVERAGE 76  
   
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THE LAFAYETTE CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 80 91 1987  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 60 40 1921  
1901  
 
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
APRIL 18 2014.........SUNRISE 638 AM CDT SUNSET 737 PM CDT  
APRIL 19 2014.........SUNRISE 637 AM CDT SUNSET 738 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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