Preliminary Daily Summary(2012/3/1 - 2012/3/31)

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
03/01/12 81 70 76 1868 85 0 110.00 T-0.110.00 0.00 8.3 8.1 198 M x 1 2 4 24
03/02/12 79 70 75 1769 85 0 100.00 T-0.110.00 0.00 9.9 9.8 203 M x 1 24
03/03/12 73 47 60 242 56 5 00.30 0.190.00 0.00 9.6 9.0 13 M x 4 5 24
03/04/12 72 40 56 -237 50 9 00.00 -0.110.00 0.00 5.1 3.6 249 M x 24
03/05/12 77 47 62 348 66 3 00.00 -0.110.00 0.00 2.7 2.4 219 M x 1 24
03/06/12 76 49 63 453 72 2 00.00 -0.110.00 0.00 7.8 b 6.8 151 M x 1 2 24
03/07/12 80 63 72 1363 75 0 70.00 -0.110.00 0.00 15.2 f11.2 15029 r 24
03/08/12 81 72 77 1869 82 0 120.00 T-0.110.00 0.00 12.212.0 16831 q 1 4 24
03/09/12 72 51 62 254 86 3 01.25 1.140.00 0.00 12.210.7 3327 w 1 5 4 24
03/10/12 65 54 60 047 63 5 00.01 -0.100.00 0.00 9.2 9.0 69 M x 24
03/11/12 78 63 71 1165 85 0 62.46 2.340.00 0.00 12.111.2 14034 r 4 5 1 24
03/12/12 76 69 73 1369 89 0 80.02 -0.100.00 0.00 6.1 5.6 182 M x 4 1 24
03/13/12 81 71 76 1669 84 0 110.01 -0.110.00 0.00 5.3 4.9 180 M x 1 2 4 24
03/14/12 82 69 76 1568 81 0 110.00 -0.120.00 0.00 5.8 5.7 167 M x 1 24
03/15/12 83 69 76 1568 e 84 e 0 110.00 -0.120.00 0.00 4.8 e 3.7 16660 w 19
03/16/12 82 67 75 1467 81 0 100.00 -0.120.00 0.00 5.3 4.9 170 M x 1 2 19
03/17/12 83 70 77 1668 78 0 120.00 -0.120.00 0.00 8.2 7.9 157 M x 1 19
03/18/12 83 73 78 1769 78 0 130.00 -0.120.00 0.00 10.810.6 159 M x 19
03/19/12 81 72 77 1568 77 0 120.00 -0.120.00 0.00 15.114.9 15236 k 19
03/20/12 78 61 70 868 81 0 52.24 2.120.00 0.00 19.117.0 14941 i 5 4 1 19
03/21/12 67 57 62 055 79 3 00.90 0.780.00 0.00 5.5 1.5 297 M x 4 5 19
03/22/12 77 54 66 456 74 0 10.00 -0.120.00 0.00 4.6 3.9 166 M x 19
03/23/12 84 53 69 655 70 0 40.00 -0.120.00 0.00 2.3 1.3 323 M x 1 2 19
03/24/12 86 59 73 1056 63 0 80.00 -0.110.00 0.00 3.4 2.4 353 M x 1 19
03/25/12 86 57 72 956 63 0 70.00 -0.110.00 0.00 1.8 0.8 12 M x 1 19
03/26/12 86 61 74 1161 69 0 90.00 -0.110.00 0.00 2.2 1.6 68 M x 1 19
03/27/12 84 62 73 1061 71 0 80.00 -0.110.00 0.00 3.0 2.9 167 M x 1 19
03/28/12 80 63 72 964 80 0 70.00 T-0.110.00 0.00 4.8 4.4 148 M x 1 4 19
03/29/12 80 62 71 765 84 0 60.02 -0.090.00 0.00 5.2 4.1 169 M x 1 4 19
03/30/12 79 63 71 767 88 0 60.25 0.140.00 0.00 4.5 2.9 179 M x 4 1 19
03/31/12 82 61 72 867 86 0 70.00 -0.110.00 0.00 2.9 2.5 202 M x 1 2 19
Ag/Sum79.261.370.2302027.46
Norm71.350.861.0163.049.03.54
DFN7.910.59.2-1331533.92
Temperature Data Precipitation Data Weather Occurrences Legend
AVERAGE MONTHLY70.2TOTAL FOR THE MONTH7.461 = Fog/Mist
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL9.2DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL3.922 = Heavy fog
HIGHEST 86 ON 03/24GREATEST 24HR TOTAL2.463 = Drizzle
LOWEST 40 ON 03/04NUMBER 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 PRECIP66 = Freezing Rain
MAX 90 OR ABOVE0.0- 0.50 INCH OR MORE PRECIP47 = Snow
MIN 32 OR BELOW0.0- 1.00 INCH OR MORE PRECIP38 = Haze
MIN 0 OR BELOW0.09 = blowing snow
HEATING DEGREE DAYS(BASE 65)x = tornado
TOTAL THIS MONTH30
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL-133 T -- traceobs -- number of hourly observations received
COOLING DEGREE DAYS(BASE 65) M -- estimated
TOTAL THIS MONTH202
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL153values use Daily Normals calculated by SRCC