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CDUS44 KLCH 182210  
CLILFT  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES, LA  
510 PM CDT FRI MAR 18 2022  
   
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..THE LAFAYETTE CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MARCH 18 2022
 
 
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.  
 
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)  
TODAY  
MAXIMUM 81 2:07 PM 86 1907 73 8 67  
1911  
MINIMUM 69 2:30 AM 31 1915 54 15 49  
AVERAGE 75 63 12 58  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY 0.13 2.32 1957 0.10 0.03 0.00  
MONTH TO DATE 1.38 2.28 -0.90 1.11  
SINCE MAR 1 1.38 2.28 -0.90 1.11  
SINCE JAN 1 5.14 12.27 -7.13 6.81  
 
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 0.0 0.0 0.0  
SINCE JUL 1 0.0 MM MM 0.5  
SNOW DEPTH MM  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
TODAY 0 4 -4 7  
MONTH TO DATE 112 95 17 80  
SINCE MAR 1 112 95 17 80  
SINCE JUL 1 1156 1296 -140 1337  
 
COOLING  
TODAY 10 2 8 0  
MONTH TO DATE 25 36 -11 67  
SINCE MAR 1 25 36 -11 67  
SINCE JAN 1 67 76 -9 108    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 22 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION S (190)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 38 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION S (190)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 15.0  
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.6  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
THUNDERSTORM  
LIGHT RAIN  
FOG  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 82 2:00 AM  
LOWEST 28 3:00 PM  
AVERAGE 55  
   
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THE LAFAYETTE CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 73 87 1955  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 54 29 1923  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
MARCH 18 2022.........SUNRISE 7:14 AM CDT SUNSET 7:18 PM CDT  
MARCH 19 2022.........SUNRISE 7:13 AM CDT SUNSET 7:19 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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