Preliminary Daily Summary(2005/3/1 - 2005/3/31)

Station: LAKE CHARLES REGIONAL ARPT 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
03/01/05 66 42 54 -438 62 11 00.00 -0.110.00 0.00 5.2 3.4 60 M 24
03/02/05 55 43 49 -937 67 16 00.31 0.20 M 0.00 9.0 8.3 77 M 4 1 24
03/03/05 59 46 53 -545 77 12 00.00 -0.110.00 0.00 6.6 6.1 59 M 1 24
03/04/05 66 43 55 -348 77 10 00.00 -0.110.00 0.00 3.8 2.0 178 M 1 2 24
03/05/05 70 50 60 154 82 5 00.00 -0.110.00 0.00 1.2 0.5 239 M 1 24
03/06/05 70 57 64 552 72 1 00.01 -0.100.00 0.00 6.7 4.9 135 M 8 4 24
03/07/05 72 58 65 660 88 0 00.50 0.390.00 0.00 5.4 1.4 205 M 1 4 24
03/08/05 67 51 59 038a 49a 6 00.00 -0.110.00 0.00 6.3a 4.6 10 27w 23
03/09/05 68 44 56 -440 58 9 00.00 T-0.110.00 0.00 5.3 2.9 330 M 23
03/10/05 67 40 54 -642 66 11 00.00 -0.110.00 0.00 4.7 0.7 189 M 23
03/11/05 75 44 60 038 51 5 00.00 -0.120.00 0.00 7.4 6.3 332 M 23
03/12/05 77 42 60 047 64 5 00.00 -0.120.00 0.00 6.5 6.1 219 M 23
03/13/05 75 62 69 962 81 0 40.00 -0.120.00 0.00 7.8 5.5 221 M 23
03/14/05 68 48 58 -340 53 7 00.00 -0.120.00 0.00 11.410.7 32 M 23
03/15/05 55 48 52 -943 76 13 00.73 0.610.00 0.00 11.410.7 43 M 5 4 1 23
03/16/05 51 45 48-1341 78 17 00.14 0.02 M 0.00 12.512.0 8 M 4 23
03/17/05 62 42 52 -937 64 13 00.00 -0.120.00 0.00 6.5 5.1 355 M 23
03/18/05 65 40 53 -844 73 12 00.00 -0.120.00 0.00 5.5 5.1 180 M 1 23
03/19/05 77 55 66 458 75 0 10.00 -0.120.00 0.00 6.0 4.7 181 M 23
03/20/05 74 60 67 558 77 0 20.88 0.760.00 0.00 5.0 3.6 89 M 4 23
03/21/05 75 58 67 560 83 0 20.00 -0.120.00 0.00 7.4 6.3 130 M 1 2 23
03/22/05 81 61 71 953 59 0 60.24 0.120.00 0.00 7.1 3.6 283 M 1 5 4 8 23
03/23/05 76 52 64 145 58 1 00.00 -0.120.00 0.00 4.9 3.9 330 M 1 23
03/24/05 75 51 63 055 75 2 00.00 -0.110.00 0.00 5.5 4.8 152 M 1 23
03/25/05 83 60 72 962 76 0 70.00 -0.110.00 0.00 3.8 1.7 100 M 1 2 23
03/26/05 74 60 67 464 85 0 20.05 -0.060.00 0.00 4.2 2.1 32 M 1 8 4 23
03/27/05 60 49 55 -847 76 10 00.13 0.02 M 0.00 9.5 8.6 314 M 4 1 23
03/28/05 71 45 58 -543 62 7 00.00 -0.110.00 0.00 4.7 1.9 234 M 23
03/29/05 73 49 61 -355a 77a 4 00.00 -0.110.00 0.00 7.2a 6.7 162256w 1 23
03/30/05 76 59 68 465 87 0 30.00 -0.110.00 0.00 4.1 3.6 159 M 1 2 23
03/31/05 79 68 74 1068 86 0 90.00 T-0.110.00 0.00 5.6 4.6 63 M 2 1 8 4 23
Ag/TL69.750.760.2177362.99
Norm71.350.861.0163.049.03.54
DFN-1.6-0.1-0.814-13-0.55
Temperature Data Precipitation Data Weather Occurrences Legend
AVERAGE MONTHLY60.2TOTAL FOR THE MONTH2.991 = Fog/Mist
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL-0.8DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL-0.552 = Heavy fog
HIGHEST 83 ON 03/25GREATEST 24HR TOTAL0.883 = Drizzle
LOWEST 40 ON 03/10NUMBER 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 PRECIP76 = Freezing Rain
MAX 90 OR ABOVE0.0- 0.50 INCH OR MORE PRECIP37 = Snow
MIN 32 OR BELOW0.0- 1.00 INCH OR MORE PRECIP08 = Haze
MIN 0 OR BELOW0.09 = blowing snow
HEATING DEGREE DAYS(BASE 65)x = tornado
TOTAL THIS MONTH177
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL14 T -- traceobs -- number of hourly observations received
COOLING DEGREE DAYS(BASE 65) M -- estimated
TOTAL THIS MONTH36
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL-13values use Daily Normals calculated by SRCC