Preliminary Daily Summary(2008/12/1 - 2008/12/31)

Station: ALEXANDRIA ESLER RGNL AP State:LA ID: 160104
Latitude: 31.40 degrees Longitude: -92.29 degrees Elevation:118 feet

Temperature PrecipitationWind(kts)  
Water
Equiv
DFN Snow/
Ice
Snow/
Depth
Avg
Spd
Res
Spd
Res
Dir
Peak
Gust
Weather
Occurrences
Obs
DayMaxMin AvgDFNDptRel Hum HDDCDD
12/01/08 53 31 42-1131 67 23 00.00 T-0.17 M M 4.9 4.6 291 M x 4 1 24
12/02/08 59 27 43 -931 66 22 00.00 -0.17 M M 3.6 3.3 172 M x 1 24
12/03/08 76 47 62 1052 69 3 00.34 0.17 M M 9.5 9.2 17832 t 4 1 24
12/04/08 64 37 51 -138 69 14 00.52 0.35 M M 6.7 3.7 16 M x 4 1 24
12/05/08 52 33 43 -925 b 59 b 22 00.00 -0.18 M M 3.9 b 2.1 41 M x 22
12/06/08 58 29 44 -730 68 21 00.00 T-0.18 M M 1.8 1.5 287 M x 22
12/07/08 62 32 47 -433 71 18 00.00 -0.18 M M 1.4 0.8 56 M x 22
12/08/08 70 33 52 145 74 13 00.00 -0.18 M M 5.0 4.9 148 M x 1 22
12/09/08 76 52 64 1362 a 87 a 1 03.76 3.58 M M 8.4 a 4.1 19745 t 4 1 5 23
12/10/08 52 38 45 -638 87 20 00.33 0.15 M M 6.2 5.0 331 M x 1 4 23
12/11/08 53 35 44 -632 70 21 00.80 0.62 M M 5.6 5.0 309 M x 4 1 23
12/12/08 62 31 47 -333 a 71 a 18 00.00 -0.19 M M 1.1 a 0.2 10 M x 23
12/13/08 61 32 47 -340 74 18 00.01 -0.18 M M 5.9 5.6 141 M x 23
12/14/08 74 57 66 1656 71 0 10.00 T-0.19 M M 8.2 7.8 15930 u 23
12/15/08 76 39 58 853 a 86 a 7 00.01 -0.18 M M 3.0 a 1.6 44 M x 1 4 23
12/16/08 44 35 40-1037 92 25 00.51 0.32 M M 2.0 1.2 47 M x 1 4 23
12/17/08 52 44 48 -147 94 17 00.08 -0.11 M M 1.2 0.9 55 M x 1 2 4 23
12/18/08 74 51 63 1459 92 2 00.01 -0.18 M M 1.9 1.4 171 M x 2 1 23
12/19/08 78 66 72 2366 85 0 70.00 T-0.19 M M 4.7 4.5 211 M x 1 23
12/20/08 75 65 70 2164 85 0 50.00 T-0.19 M M 3.6 3.0 222 M x 1 4 23
12/21/08 66 34 50 126 46 15 00.00 -0.19 M M 5.8 4.3 21 M x 23
12/22/08 37 28 33-1614 46 32 00.00 T-0.19 M M 5.0 3.9 60 M x 23
12/23/08 71 37 54 646 67 11 00.14 -0.06 M M 8.3 7.3 146 M x 4 23
12/24/08 80 60 70 2263 84 0 50.13 -0.07 M M 6.5 5.1 20326 w 4 1 23
12/25/08 61 55 58 1053 88 7 00.11 -0.09 M M 3.5 2.5 66 M x 4 1 2 23
12/26/08 80 59 70 2265 82 0 50.01 -0.19 M M 5.4 5.1 180 M x 1 4 23
12/27/08 M M M -62 80 M M M - M M 8.3 7.1 18231 s 4 1 5 23
12/28/08 M M M -44 79 M M M - M M 1.7 0.5 8 M x 4 23
12/29/08 M M M -37 70 M M M - M M 1.2 0.8 13 M x 1 23
12/30/08 M M M -38 73 M M M - M M 2.0 1.9 204 M x 23
12/31/08 M M M -38 q 83 q M M M - M M 2.1 q 0.5 353 M x 1 7
Ag/Sum64.141.852.9330236.76
Norm60.638.749.7484.09.05.83
DFN3.53.13.2-154140.93
Temperature Data Precipitation Data Weather Occurrences Legend
AVERAGE MONTHLY52.9TOTAL FOR THE MONTH6.761 = Fog/Mist
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL3.2DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL0.932 = Heavy fog
HIGHEST 80 ON 12/24GREATEST 24HR TOTAL3.763 = Drizzle
LOWEST 27 ON 12/02NUMBER OF DAYS WITH4 = Rain
NUMBER OF DAYS WITH - 0.01 INCH OR MORE PRECIP105 = Thunderstorm
MAX 32 OR BELOW0.0- 0.10 INCH OR MORE PRECIP96 = Freezing Rain
MAX 90 OR ABOVE0.0- 0.50 INCH OR MORE PRECIP47 = Snow
MIN 32 OR BELOW7.0- 1.00 INCH OR MORE PRECIP18 = Haze
MIN 0 OR BELOW0.09 = blowing snow
HEATING DEGREE DAYS(BASE 65)x = tornado
TOTAL THIS MONTH330
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL-154 T -- traceobs -- number of hourly observations received
COOLING DEGREE DAYS(BASE 65) M -- estimated
TOTAL THIS MONTH23
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL14values use Daily Normals calculated by SRCC