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CDUS44 KLCH 232210  
CLILFT  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES, LA  
510 PM CDT FRI APR 23 2021  
   
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..THE LAFAYETTE CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 23 2021
 
 
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.  
 
CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD: 1981 TO 2010  
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD: 1893 TO 2021  
 
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 2:04 PM 90 1925 81 -6 86  
2006  
MINIMUM 58 1:51 AM 41 1927 61 -3 62  
AVERAGE 67 71 -4 74  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY T 2.10 1952 0.13 -0.13 0.03  
MONTH TO DATE 7.06 2.95 4.11 0.78  
SINCE MAR 1 10.37 6.74 3.63 3.87  
SINCE JAN 1 16.07 16.86 -0.79 14.04  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
TODAY MM 0.0 MM 0.0 MM 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 0.5 T 0.5 0.0  
SNOW DEPTH MM  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
TODAY 0 1 -1 0  
MONTH TO DATE 60 38 22 29  
SINCE MAR 1 178 188 -10 61  
SINCE JUL 1 1434 1418 16 1116  
 
COOLING  
TODAY 2 6 -4 9  
MONTH TO DATE 56 108 -52 120  
SINCE MAR 1 153 171 -18 313  
SINCE JAN 1 194 203 -9 367    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 16 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION S (160)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 20 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION SE (120)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 4.8  
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
LIGHT RAIN  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 84 7:00 AM  
LOWEST 71 10:00 AM  
AVERAGE 78  
   
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THE LAFAYETTE CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 81 90 1955  
2006  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 61 42 1910  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
APRIL 23 2021.........SUNRISE 6:32 AM CDT SUNSET 7:41 PM CDT  
APRIL 24 2021.........SUNRISE 6:31 AM CDT SUNSET 7:41 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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