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CDUS44 KLCH 172220  
CLILCH  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES, LA  
520 PM CDT MON MAY 17 2021  
   
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..THE LAKE CHARLES CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 17 2021
 
 
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.  
 
CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD: 1991 TO 2020  
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD: 1895 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 2:48 AM 94 1933 86 -11 77  
2018  
MINIMUM 68 1:22 PM 48 1912 68 0 67  
AVERAGE 72 77 -5 72  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY 12.30R 3.00 1914 0.17 12.13 0.05  
MONTH TO DATE 15.15 2.84 12.31 3.12  
SINCE MAR 1 26.48 10.95 15.53 8.70  
SINCE JAN 1 31.63 20.10 11.53 17.82  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
TODAY MM 0.0 MM MM MM 0.0  
MONTH TO DATE 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0  
SINCE MAR 1 0.0 MM MM 0.0  
SINCE JUL 1 0.8 MM MM 0.0  
SNOW DEPTH MM  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
TODAY 0 0 0 0  
MONTH TO DATE 0 0 0 2  
SINCE MAR 1 143 164 -21 60  
SINCE JUL 1 1404 1312 92 1001  
 
COOLING  
TODAY 7 12 -5 7  
MONTH TO DATE 161 164 -3 115  
SINCE MAR 1 443 394 49 475  
SINCE JAN 1 484 432 52 526    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 26 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION N (340)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 37 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION N (360)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 10.9  
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
THUNDERSTORM  
HEAVY RAIN  
RAIN  
LIGHT RAIN  
FOG  
FOG W/VISIBILITY <= 1/4 MILE  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 100 4:00 AM  
LOWEST 84 3:00 AM  
AVERAGE 92  
   
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THE LAKE CHARLES CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 86 97 1906  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 68 53 1917  
1945  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
MAY 17 2021...........SUNRISE 6:18 AM CDT SUNSET 8:01 PM CDT  
MAY 18 2021...........SUNRISE 6:17 AM CDT SUNSET 8:02 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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