Highlights: 13 to 19 Feb 2017
Barry Keim/ State Climatologist / firstname.lastname@example.org
...Warm and Relative Dry Week
opened on 13 February with a stationary front along Louisiana’s Coast. The
frontal boundary served as a focusing mechanism for cyclogenesis
on 14 February. There was concern about severe weather with this system, but
this was never realized, though this did cause a statewide rain event.
pressure controlled the State’s weather pattern on 15-16 February.
brought warmer and more humid conditions from 17-19 February, though weak area
of low pressure along the coast on the 17th brought rains to the
week, Statewide precipitation averaged 0.51 inches,
which was 0.63 inches below normal.
week, Statewide temperature averaged 58 degrees F,
which was 5 degrees F above normal.