Highlights: 24-30 August 2015
Barry Keim/ State Climatologist / firstname.lastname@example.org
...Beautiful Fall-Like Weather
August, an early-season cold front moved across the State, bringing some severe
weather to western Louisiana. Hail was
reported in Vernon Parish, and damaging winds occurred in Beauregard and Vernon
front cleared the State on the 25th, and cool and dry air from
Canada moved in and brought delightful, though dry, weather for the remainder
of the week.
aridity over the week will likely lead to degradation in drought conditions in
Louisiana as depicted in the U.S. Drought Monitor <http://droughtmonitor.unl.edu/>.
week, Statewide precipitation averaged 0.23 inches,
which was 0.77 inches below normal.
week, Statewide temperature averaged 79 degrees F,
which was 2 degree below normal.