579  
CDUS44 KLCH 190003  
CLILFT  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES, LA  
603 PM CST SAT DEC 18 2021  
   
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..THE LAFAYETTE CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR DECEMBER 18 2021
 
 
VALID TODAY AS OF 0600 PM LOCAL TIME.  
 
CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD: 1991 TO 2020  
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 80 MM 81 1924 64 16 60  
MINIMUM 62 MM 18 1901 45 17 31  
AVERAGE 71 54 17 46  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY 1.09 5.74 1995 0.16 0.93 0.00  
MONTH TO DATE 1.86 2.70 -0.84 1.66  
SINCE DEC 1 1.86 2.70 -0.84 1.66  
SINCE JAN 1 78.01 60.55 17.46 64.99  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
TODAY 0.0 T 1953 MM MM 0.0  
MONTH TO DATE 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0  
SINCE DEC 1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0  
SINCE JUL 1 0.0 MM MM 0.0  
SNOW DEPTH MM  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
TODAY 0 11 -11 19  
MONTH TO DATE 42 184 -142 234  
SINCE DEC 1 42 184 -142 234  
SINCE JUL 1 220 397 -177 344    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 22 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION N (360)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 53 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION N (350)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 4.9  
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9  
 
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 97 1:00 AM  
LOWEST 71 12:00 PM  
AVERAGE 84  
   
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THE LAFAYETTE CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 64 82 1908  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 45 20 1981  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
DECEMBER 18 2021......SUNRISE 6:59 AM CST SUNSET 5:11 PM CST  
DECEMBER 19 2021......SUNRISE 6:59 AM CST SUNSET 5:11 PM CST  
 
- INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.  
R INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.  
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.  
T INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.  
 

 
 
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