Preliminary Daily Summary(2012/8/1 - 2012/8/31)

Station: LAFAYETTE RGNL AP State:LA ID: 165026
Latitude: 30.20 degrees Longitude: -91.99 degrees Elevation:38 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
08/01/12 96 80 88 574 b 71 b 0 230.00 -0.180.00 0.00 5.0 b 4.2 251 M x 22
08/02/12 93 78 86 375 a 76 a 0 210.00 -0.180.00 0.00 4.0 a 2.8 228 M x 23
08/03/12 92 78 85 276 b 77 b 0 200.00 -0.180.00 0.00 4.2 b 3.1 229 M x 22
08/04/12 92 75 84 174 80 0 190.21 0.040.00 0.00 2.4 1.2 198 M x 5 4 22
08/05/12 93 74 84 173 79 0 190.00 T-0.170.00 0.00 1.8 1.0 83 M x 4 22
08/06/12 94 75 85 274 74 0 200.00 -0.170.00 0.00 2.3 0.6 10 M x 1 22
08/07/12 93 75 84 174 74 0 190.00 -0.170.00 0.00 3.0 2.1 8 M x 22
08/08/12 91 77 84 175 82 0 190.35 0.190.00 0.00 1.6 0.7 160 M x 1 5 4 22
08/09/12 90 75 83 174 83 0 180.39 0.230.00 0.00 4.0 2.6 21529 w 4 1 5 22
08/10/12 93 77 85 376 77 0 200.00 -0.160.00 0.00 6.9 6.6 230 M x 22
08/11/12 91 74 83 175 82 0 181.45 1.290.00 0.00 3.1 1.2 231 M x 4 1 22
08/12/12 91 76 84 275 84 0 191.38 1.220.00 0.00 2.4 0.9 106 M x 1 4 22
08/13/12 92 76 84 275 76 0 190.00 -0.160.00 0.00 5.3 5.1 222 M x 22
08/14/12 94 78 86 475 a 74 a 0 210.00 -0.150.00 0.00 6.3 a 5.3 243 M x 23
08/15/12 93 77 85 375 76 0 200.00 T-0.150.00 0.00 4.6 3.9 208 M x 23
08/16/12 93 79 86 475 75 0 210.00 -0.150.00 0.00 2.7 2.3 196 M x 23
08/17/12 91 74 83 175 a 83 a 0 180.41 0.260.00 0.00 2.5 a 1.0 23026 w 5 4 23
08/18/12 86 73 80 -273 a 89 a 0 151.16 1.010.00 0.00 2.8 a 1.7 226 M x 4 1 23
08/19/12 79 72 76 -672 90 0 110.77 0.620.00 0.00 3.1 0.8 180 M x 4 2 1 23
08/20/12 89 70 80 -270 77 0 150.00 -0.150.00 0.00 2.7 2.3 9 M x 23
08/21/12 87 71 79 -371 80 0 140.00 -0.150.00 0.00 3.5 3.2 40 M x 1 23
08/22/12 88 73 81 -169 73 0 160.00 -0.150.00 0.00 2.8 1.9 76 M x 1 23
08/23/12 89 70 80 -271 a 79 a 0 150.00 -0.150.00 0.00 2.7 a 1.4 114 M x 1 23
08/24/12 85 72 79 -372 86 0 140.54 0.380.00 0.00 3.9 3.1 181 M x 4 1 23
08/25/12 87 72 80 -272 84 0 150.35 0.190.00 0.00 2.1 0.6 137 M x 4 1 23
08/26/12 90 72 81 -173 79 0 160.00 -0.160.00 0.00 2.0 1.2 74 M x 1 23
08/27/12 92 74 83 269 67 0 180.00 -0.160.00 0.00 5.8 5.6 23 M x 23
08/28/12 90 77 84 370 a 65 a 0 190.00 -0.160.00 0.00 15.2 a14.4 1233 l 23
08/29/12 82 75 79 -272 e 85 e 0 140.88 0.720.00 0.00 22.9 e17.5 34045 i 4 1 19
08/30/12 87 74 81 073 a 82 a 0 160.32 0.150.00 0.00 12.3 a10.8 23131 q 4 1 23
08/31/12 90 79 85 476 b 79 b 0 200.00 T-0.170.00 0.00 7.6 b 6.7 174 M x 22
Ag/Sum90.174.982.505528.21
Norm90.973.282.10.0529.04.98
DFN-0.81.70.40233.23
Temperature Data Precipitation Data Weather Occurrences Legend
AVERAGE MONTHLY82.5TOTAL FOR THE MONTH8.211 = Fog/Mist
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL0.4DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL3.232 = Heavy fog
HIGHEST 96 ON 08/01GREATEST 24HR TOTAL1.453 = Drizzle
LOWEST 70 ON 08/20NUMBER OF DAYS WITH4 = Rain
NUMBER OF DAYS WITH - 0.01 INCH OR MORE PRECIP125 = Thunderstorm
MAX 32 OR BELOW0.0- 0.10 INCH OR MORE PRECIP126 = Freezing Rain
MAX 90 OR ABOVE21.0- 0.50 INCH OR MORE PRECIP67 = 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 MONTH0
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL0 T -- traceobs -- number of hourly observations received
COOLING DEGREE DAYS(BASE 65) M -- estimated
TOTAL THIS MONTH552
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL23values use Daily Normals calculated by SRCC