Highlights: 28 Sep to 4 Oct 2015
Barry Keim/ State Climatologist / firstname.lastname@example.org
...Drought Continues to Intensify...
tropical low pressure system brought rains to Louisiana on 28-29 September,
especially in the southern half of the State. In southwestern Louisiana, daily
rain totals of 4.50 and 4.15 inches were recorded at Old Town Bay and Moss
Bluff, respectively, which were the wettest locations in the State.
front crossed the State 30 September, which brought a protracted taste of fall
weather that lasted through the end of the week.
for the week was largely deficient – with the exception of a few coastal
locations in the Southwest – and our drought condition continues to worsen.
week, Statewide precipitation averaged 0.40 inches,
which was 0.56 inches below normal.
week, Statewide temperature averaged 74 degrees F,
which was 1 degree above normal.