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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES, LA
308 AM CDT WED APR 28 2021

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...THE LAFAYETTE CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 27 2021...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD: 1981 TO 2010
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)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         83   4:13 PM  92    1933  82      1       82
  MINIMUM         70   3:20 AM  44    1898  62      8       55
  AVERAGE         77                        72      5       69

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          3.52 1997   0.13  -0.13     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    8.35                      3.49   4.86     0.80
  SINCE MAR 1     11.66                      7.28   4.38     3.89
  SINCE JAN 1     17.36                     17.40  -0.04    14.06

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           0.0    MM   0.0    0.0      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      0.5                       T      0.5      0.0
  SNOW DEPTH      MM

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE   60                        38     22       29
  SINCE MAR 1    178                       188    -10       61
  SINCE JUL 1   1434                      1418     16     1116

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY       12                         7      5        4
  MONTH TO DATE   86                       136    -50      147
  SINCE MAR 1    183                       199    -16      340
  SINCE JAN 1    224                       231     -7      394
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    17   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (170)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    27   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SE (130)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     8.8


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.6


WEATHER CONDITIONS
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    91          10:00 PM
 LOWEST     69          12:00 PM
 AVERAGE    80

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THE LAFAYETTE CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   82        93      1933
                                             1987
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   62        39      1928


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
APRIL 28 2021.........SUNRISE   6:27 AM CDT   SUNSET   7:44 PM CDT
APRIL 29 2021.........SUNRISE   6:26 AM CDT   SUNSET   7:45 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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