Highlights: 7 to 13 Aug 2017
Barry Keim/ State Climatologist / firstname.lastname@example.org
...Relentless Rains Continue
stationary front was positioned over north and central Louisiana from 7-10,
enhancing thunderstorms across Louisiana. Some heavy rains were reported in
this window of time, including a one-day total of 5.00 inches at Bienville.
moved north of the State on the 11th, but the thunderstorms
continued. In fact, damaging winds were reported in Caddo and Red River Parishes.
pesky front moved back into proximity of North Louisiana on 12-13 August.
stations across the State had 5 or 6 rain days this week.
week, Statewide precipitation averaged 2.43 inches,
which was 1.43 inches above normal.
week, Statewide temperature averaged 82 degrees F,
which was 1 degree below normal.