Preliminary Daily Summary(2008/3/1 - 2008/3/31)

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
03/01/08 76 50 63 854 77 2 00.00 -0.17 M M 1.5 0.9 197 M x 2 1 24
03/02/08 78 49 64 953 69 1 00.00 -0.17 M M 6.7 6.3 16626 u 1 2 24
03/03/08 77 45 61 557 81 4 00.72 0.55 M M 9.7 4.7 19828 t 4 1 5 24
03/04/08 54 32 43-1332 a 69 a 22 00.01 -0.16 M M 7.0 a 6.6 29126 w 4 23
03/05/08 68 29 49 -736 68 16 00.00 -0.17 M M 3.4 3.2 184 M x 1 23
03/06/08 69 37 53 -443 71 12 00.33 0.15 M M 2.5 0.7 57 M x 1 4 23
03/07/08 48 32 40-1734 82 25 00.05 -0.13 M M 6.2 4.6 329 M x 1 4 23
03/08/08 52 31 42-1531 73 23 00.03 -0.15 M M 2.0 1.3 272 M x 4 1 23
03/09/08 M M M -29 p 90 p M M M - M M 0.0 p 0.0 0 M x 1 8
03/10/08 M M M -MM M M M - M M M 0.0 0 M x 0
03/11/08 M M M -MM M M M - M M M 0.0 0 M x 0
03/12/08 M M M -MM M M M - M M M 0.0 0 M x 0
03/13/08 M M M -MM M M M - M M M 0.0 0 M x 0
03/14/08 M M M -MM M M M - M M M 0.0 0 M x 0
03/15/08 M M M -MM M M M - M M M 0.0 0 M x 0
03/16/08 M M M -MM M M M - M M M 0.0 0 M x 0
03/17/08 85 60 73 14MM 0 80.00 -0.18 M M M 0.0 0 M x 0
03/18/08 86 70 78 1964 67 0 130.24 0.06 M M 14.614.2 17042 j 4 0
03/19/08 73 40 57 -346 70 8 00.00 T-0.18 M M 9.0 7.6 27539 p 4 0
03/20/08 70 36 53 -737 65 12 00.00 -0.18 M M 0.8 0.4 92 M x 1 0
03/21/08 74 37 56 -443 66 9 00.00 -0.18 M M 3.0 2.5 190 M x 0
03/22/08 77 48 63 343 56 2 00.00 -0.18 M M 3.6 1.1 64 M x 1 0
03/23/08 65 40 53 -832 44 12 00.00 -0.18 M M 4.7 3.5 30 M x 0
03/24/08 63 35 49-1228 53 16 00.00 -0.18 M M 2.6 1.8 61 M x 0
03/25/08 71 32 52 -937 58 13 00.00 -0.18 M M 6.5 6.3 186 M x 0
03/26/08 75 49 62 153 69 3 00.00 -0.18 M M 6.0 4.8 190 M x 0
03/27/08 78 57 68 756 a 68 a 0 30.00 -0.18 M M 7.4 a 6.9 19626 u 1 23
03/28/08 M M M -61 76 M M M - M M 3.8 3.2 188 M x 1 23
03/29/08 M M M -60 j 76 j M M M - M M 2.1 j 0.5 120 M x 1 14
03/30/08 M M M -65 89 M M M - M M 4.7 3.3 121 M x 1 4 14
03/31/08 M M M -62 s 90 s M M M - M M 4.2 s 0.7 137 M x 5
Ag/Sum70.542.656.5180241.38
Norm70.647.258.9211.023.05.53
DFN-0.1-4.6-2.4-311-4.15
Temperature Data Precipitation Data Weather Occurrences Legend
AVERAGE MONTHLY56.5TOTAL FOR THE MONTH1.381 = Fog/Mist
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL-2.4DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL-4.152 = Heavy fog
HIGHEST 86 ON 03/18GREATEST 24HR TOTAL0.723 = Drizzle
LOWEST 29 ON 03/05NUMBER OF DAYS WITH4 = Rain
NUMBER OF DAYS WITH - 0.01 INCH OR MORE PRECIP55 = Thunderstorm
MAX 32 OR BELOW0.0- 0.10 INCH OR MORE PRECIP36 = Freezing Rain
MAX 90 OR ABOVE0.0- 0.50 INCH OR MORE PRECIP17 = Snow
MIN 32 OR BELOW5.0- 1.00 INCH OR MORE PRECIP08 = Haze
MIN 0 OR BELOW0.09 = blowing snow
HEATING DEGREE DAYS(BASE 65)x = tornado
TOTAL THIS MONTH180
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL-31 T -- traceobs -- number of hourly observations received
COOLING DEGREE DAYS(BASE 65) M -- estimated
TOTAL THIS MONTH24
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL1values use Daily Normals calculated by SRCC