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CDUS44 KLCH 160815  
CLILFT  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES, LA  
315 AM CDT WED MAR 16 2022  
   
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..THE LAFAYETTE CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MARCH 15 2022
 
 
CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD: 1991 TO 2020  
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD: 1893 TO 2022  
 
WEATHER ITEM OBSERVED TIME RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST  
VALUE (LST) VALUE VALUE FROM YEAR  
NORMAL    
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TEMPERATURE (F)  
YESTERDAY  
MAXIMUM 74 1:04 PM 86 1921 72 2 84  
2008  
MINIMUM 55 11:59 PM 30 1924 53 2 71  
AVERAGE 65 63 2 78  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
YESTERDAY 1.08 1.97 1972 0.12 0.96 0.00  
MONTH TO DATE 1.24 1.96 -0.72 0.66  
SINCE MAR 1 1.24 1.96 -0.72 0.66  
SINCE JAN 1 5.00 11.95 -6.95 6.36  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
YESTERDAY 0.0 0.0 MM MM 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 0.0 MM MM 0.5  
SNOW DEPTH MM  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
YESTERDAY 0 4 -4 0  
MONTH TO DATE 108 83 25 73  
SINCE MAR 1 108 83 25 73  
SINCE JUL 1 1152 1284 -132 1330  
 
COOLING  
YESTERDAY 0 2 -2 13  
MONTH TO DATE 15 30 -15 49  
SINCE MAR 1 15 30 -15 49  
SINCE JAN 1 57 70 -13 90    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 25 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION NW (310)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 36 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION NW (300)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 8.4  
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.5  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.  
THUNDERSTORM  
HEAVY RAIN  
RAIN  
LIGHT RAIN  
FOG  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 96 4:00 AM  
LOWEST 53 1:00 PM  
AVERAGE 75  
   
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THE LAFAYETTE CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 73 89 1955  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 53 31 1913  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
MARCH 16 2022.........SUNRISE 7:17 AM CDT SUNSET 7:17 PM CDT  
MARCH 17 2022.........SUNRISE 7:15 AM CDT SUNSET 7:18 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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