Weekly Weather Highlights: 20-26 October 2014

Barry Keim/ State Climatologist / keim@lsu.edu


Bone Dry


*      Weak frontal systems moved through Louisiana on October 20th and 22nd, but neither produced any rain, as the atmosphere was relatively dry.

*      As of the end of the week, for all intents and purposes, the State has not had any rainfall in 12 straight days.

*      For the week, Statewide precipitation averaged 0.00 inches, which was 0.91 inches below normal.

*      For the week, Statewide temperature averaged 64 degrees F, which was 1 degree F below normal.


Weekly Report in PDF Format.

Weekly NASS Weather Summary: Selected Stations

Weekly LOSC Weather Summary: Expanded Listing

Weekly KBDI Maps: regional display based on approximately 50 stations

Weekly Topsoil Maps: parish assessments provided by LSU Extension agents