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CDUS44 KLCH 060809  
CLILFT  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES, LA  
309 AM CDT WED APR 06 2022  
   
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..THE LAFAYETTE CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 5 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 80 4:33 PM 87 1893 77 3 77  
MINIMUM 71 1:17 AM 33 1920 57 14 50  
1987  
AVERAGE 76 67 9 64  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
YESTERDAY 0.40 2.66 1969 0.13 0.27 0.00  
MONTH TO DATE 0.49 0.65 -0.16 T  
SINCE MAR 1 3.45 4.37 -0.92 3.31  
SINCE JAN 1 7.21 14.36 -7.15 9.01  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
YESTERDAY 0.0 T 1996 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 0.0 MM MM 0.5  
SNOW DEPTH MM  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
YESTERDAY 0 2 -2 1  
MONTH TO DATE 3 10 -7 35  
SINCE MAR 1 145 146 -1 153  
SINCE JUL 1 1189 1347 -158 1410  
 
COOLING  
YESTERDAY 11 4 7 0  
MONTH TO DATE 22 20 2 0  
SINCE MAR 1 67 93 -26 97  
SINCE JAN 1 109 133 -24 138    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 21 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION SW (220)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 29 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION SW (230)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 10.6  
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.  
THUNDERSTORM  
HEAVY RAIN  
RAIN  
LIGHT RAIN  
FOG  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 96 5:00 AM  
LOWEST 74 4:00 PM  
AVERAGE 85  
   
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THE LAFAYETTE CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 77 87 1909  
1911  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 57 37 1931  
1971  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
APRIL 6 2022.........SUNRISE 6:51 AM CDT SUNSET 7:30 PM CDT  
APRIL 7 2022.........SUNRISE 6:50 AM CDT SUNSET 7:31 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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