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

Station: LAKE CHARLES RGNL AP State:LA ID: 165078
Latitude: 30.12 degrees Longitude: -93.23 degrees Elevation:9 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 57 32 45-1130 d 58 d 20 00.00 -0.15 M M 6.4 d 5.1 30832 u 20
12/02/08 60 30 45-1136 72 20 00.00 -0.15 M M 4.9 4.6 152 M x 20
12/03/08 74 47 61 558 75 4 00.09 -0.06 M M 11.511.4 17131 q 4 1 20
12/04/08 65 42 54 -142 75 11 00.35 0.20 M M 13.612.0 11 M x 5 4 1 20
12/05/08 55 36 46 -929 56 19 00.00 -0.15 M M 9.1 9.0 38 M x 20
12/06/08 61 38 50 -533 61 15 00.00 -0.14 M M 3.0 2.6 340 M x 20
12/07/08 63 36 50 -535 65 15 00.00 -0.14 M M 4.4 3.1 70 M x 20
12/08/08 73 40 57 253 81 8 00.00 -0.14 M M 10.810.5 140 M x 1 20
12/09/08 75 51 63 964 a 90 a 2 00.63 0.49 M M 13.3 a 8.1 17134 q 1 8 4 5 23
12/10/08 51 36 44-1037 86 21 00.17 0.03 M M 12.612.3 33629 u 1 4 3 23
12/11/08 51 33 42-1233 75 23 00.16 0.02 M M 9.8 9.5 315 M x 3 1 4 7 23
12/12/08 61 31 46 -832 67 19 00.00 -0.14 M M 2.0 0.6 205 M x 23
12/13/08 67 37 52 -246 80 13 00.00 -0.14 M M 10.510.3 12930 u 1 23
12/14/08 75 59 67 1462 81 0 20.00 T-0.14 M M 11.911.8 15530 r 23
12/15/08 76 47 62 960 a 87 a 3 00.01 -0.13 M M 7.2 a 2.9 45 M x 1 4 23
12/16/08 48 40 44 -943 97 21 00.01 -0.13 M M 6.8 6.5 32 M x 1 23
12/17/08 67 47 57 455 97 8 00.00 -0.14 M M 3.6 3.4 44 M x 2 1 23
12/18/08 78 58 68 1564 92 0 30.01 -0.13 M M 7.7 6.2 144 M x 2 4 1 23
12/19/08 76 66 71 1867 95 0 60.00 -0.15 M M 6.1 6.0 202 M x 1 2 23
12/20/08 75 65 70 1766 94 0 50.00 -0.15 M M 6.0 5.8 221 M x 2 1 23
12/21/08 69 43 56 431 46 9 00.00 -0.15 M M 15.314.6 1731 n 1 23
12/22/08 43 32 38-1417 46 27 00.00 T-0.15 M M 11.310.7 46 M x 23
12/23/08 69 40 55 352 78 10 00.14 -0.01 M M 13.612.0 13733 q 4 1 23
12/24/08 77 63 70 1865 90 0 50.04 -0.11 M M 7.9 4.3 174 M x 1 4 23
12/25/08 74 60 67 1564 94 0 20.07 -0.08 M M 6.8 4.2 120 M x 4 1 2 23
12/26/08 78 67 73 2168 91 0 80.00 -0.16 M M 11.311.2 161 M x 1 2 23
12/27/08 M M M -64 88 M M0.00 -0.16 M M 12.2 8.3 16331 r 1 4 5 23
12/28/08 M M M -45 81 M M M - M M 6.9 6.3 13 M x 4 1 23
12/29/08 M M M -40 71 M M M - M M 4.8 4.5 24 M x 23
12/30/08 M M M -47 83 M M M - M M 2.2 1.8 219 M x 1 2 23
12/31/08 M M M -54 q 98 q M M M - M M 3.4 q 1.0 360 M x 1 2 7
Ag/Sum66.145.255.6268311.68
Norm63.343.353.3367.020.04.6
DFN2.81.92.3-9911-2.92
Temperature Data Precipitation Data Weather Occurrences Legend
AVERAGE MONTHLY55.6TOTAL FOR THE MONTH1.681 = Fog/Mist
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL2.3DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL-2.922 = Heavy fog
HIGHEST 78 ON 12/18GREATEST 24HR TOTAL0.633 = Drizzle
LOWEST 30 ON 12/02NUMBER OF DAYS WITH4 = Rain
NUMBER OF DAYS WITH - 0.01 INCH OR MORE PRECIP85 = Thunderstorm
MAX 32 OR BELOW0.0- 0.10 INCH OR MORE PRECIP56 = Freezing Rain
MAX 90 OR ABOVE0.0- 0.50 INCH OR MORE PRECIP17 = Snow
MIN 32 OR BELOW4.0- 1.00 INCH OR MORE PRECIP08 = Haze
MIN 0 OR BELOW0.09 = blowing snow
HEATING DEGREE DAYS(BASE 65)x = tornado
TOTAL THIS MONTH268
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL-99 T -- traceobs -- number of hourly observations received
COOLING DEGREE DAYS(BASE 65) M -- estimated
TOTAL THIS MONTH31
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL11values use Daily Normals calculated by SRCC