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CDUS44 KLCH 162232  
CLILFT  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES, LA  
532 PM CDT MON MAY 16 2022  
   
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..THE LAFAYETTE CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 16 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 93 2:55 PM 95 2018 86 7 81  
MINIMUM 75 12:39 AM 46 1926 67 8 68  
AVERAGE 84 77 7 75  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY 0.00 10.38 1980 0.16 -0.16 0.00  
MONTH TO DATE 1.47 2.64 -1.17 7.71  
SINCE MAR 1 7.19 11.27 -4.08 19.37  
SINCE JAN 1 10.95 21.26 -10.31 25.07  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
COOLING  
TODAY 19 12 7 10  
MONTH TO DATE 232 158 74 138  
SINCE MAR 1 444 393 51 360  
SINCE JAN 1 486 433 53 401    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 15 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION W (260)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 22 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION W (250)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 8.3  
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.1  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 88 1:00 AM  
LOWEST 46 3:00 PM  
AVERAGE 67  
   
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THE LAFAYETTE CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 86 95 2018  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 68 50 1926  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
MAY 16 2022...........SUNRISE 6:14 AM CDT SUNSET 7:56 PM CDT  
MAY 17 2022...........SUNRISE 6:13 AM CDT SUNSET 7:56 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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