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

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
03/01/08 76 59 68 1057 78 0 30.00 -0.11 M M 4.0 3.1 152 M x 1 2 24
03/02/08 77 58 68 1058 75 0 30.00 T-0.11 M M 12.412.2 14732 o 1 2 4 24
03/03/08 74 46 60 257 78 5 00.19 0.08 M M 14.3 5.7 19331 i 4 8 1 24
03/04/08 62 39 51 -729 53 14 00.00 -0.11 M M 9.1 8.3 29828 v 24
03/05/08 67 36 52 -740 64 13 00.00 -0.11 M M 5.1 4.3 165 M x 24
03/06/08 71 47 59 050 76 6 00.71 0.60 M M 6.6 3.6 76 M x 1 2 5 4 24
03/07/08 52 34 43-1636 71 22 00.00 T-0.11 M M 12.612.1 32136 o 8 4 24
03/08/08 58 34 46-1328 53 19 00.00 T-0.11 M M 4.4 2.0 282 M x 24
03/09/08 70 39 55 -539 60 10 00.00 -0.11 M M 7.5 7.3 119 M x 24
03/10/08 67 50 59 -152 83 6 02.09 1.98 M M 8.4 5.8 4930 w 1 4 24
03/11/08 66 48 57 -348 73 8 00.00 -0.12 M M 5.5 5.3 351 M x 24
03/12/08 70 42 56 -443 66 9 00.00 -0.12 M M 2.7 2.0 207 M x 1 24
03/13/08 73 47 60 054 a 74 a 5 00.01 -0.11 M M 7.2 a 6.7 161 M x 1 23
03/14/08 78 67 73 1263 78 0 80.00 -0.12 M M 9.7 8.9 215 M x 1 8 23
03/15/08 90 65 78 1752 51 0 130.00 -0.12 M M 8.9 2.9 264 M x 8 23
03/16/08 78 55 67 649 54 0 20.00 -0.12 M M 12.911.7 9726 w 23
03/17/08 82 65 74 1366 76 0 90.00 T-0.12 M M 18.517.8 14338 i 1 8 23
03/18/08 81 64 73 1266 75 0 80.05 -0.07 M M 22.520.7 15445.0 i 8 23
03/19/08 68 45 57 -544 60 8 00.00 -0.12 M M 10.6 8.3 31932 p 23
03/20/08 71 41 56 -637 58 9 00.00 -0.12 M M 2.2 1.5 91 M x 23
03/21/08 71 43 57 -546 67 8 00.00 -0.12 M M 3.2 2.7 179 M x 1 23
03/22/08 78 50 64 249 64 1 00.00 -0.12 M M 4.2 3.2 39 M x 1 8 23
03/23/08 71 50 61 -233 37 4 00.00 -0.12 M M 12.312.0 2926 v 23
03/24/08 67 43 55 -833 49 10 00.00 -0.11 M M 6.0 4.1 61 M x 23
03/25/08 70 43 57 -643 60 8 00.00 -0.11 M M 6.8 6.2 160 M x 23
03/26/08 76 53 65 255 71 0 00.00 -0.11 M M 8.5 8.1 162 M x 23
03/27/08 76 62 69 658 a 72 a 0 40.00 -0.11 M M 7.6 a 6.8 181 M x 1 23
03/28/08 M M M -62 75 M M0.00 -0.11 M M 5.4 5.2 173 M x 8 1 2 23
03/29/08 M M M -63 a 75 a M M M - M M 5.4 a 4.1 157 M x 1 23
03/30/08 M M M -66 77 M M M - M M 11.511.2 14928 v 1 4 5 23
03/31/08 M M M -64 s 85 s M M M - M M 13.0 s 2.7 145 M x 5
Ag/Sum71.949.160.5165503.05
Norm71.350.861.0163.049.03.54
DFN0.6-1.7-0.521-0.49
Temperature Data Precipitation Data Weather Occurrences Legend
AVERAGE MONTHLY60.5TOTAL FOR THE MONTH3.051 = Fog/Mist
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL-0.5DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL-0.492 = Heavy fog
HIGHEST 90 ON 03/15GREATEST 24HR TOTAL2.093 = Drizzle
LOWEST 34 ON 03/07NUMBER OF DAYS WITH4 = Rain
NUMBER OF DAYS WITH - 0.01 INCH OR MORE PRECIP45 = Thunderstorm
MAX 32 OR BELOW0.0- 0.10 INCH OR MORE PRECIP36 = Freezing Rain
MAX 90 OR ABOVE1.0- 0.50 INCH OR MORE PRECIP27 = Snow
MIN 32 OR BELOW0.0- 1.00 INCH OR MORE PRECIP18 = Haze
MIN 0 OR BELOW0.09 = blowing snow
HEATING DEGREE DAYS(BASE 65)x = tornado
TOTAL THIS MONTH165
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL2 T -- traceobs -- number of hourly observations received
COOLING DEGREE DAYS(BASE 65) M -- estimated
TOTAL THIS MONTH50
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL1values use Daily Normals calculated by SRCC