Highlights: 18-24 July 2016
Barry Keim/ State Climatologist / email@example.com
...North Louisiana Still Considered
pressure over the eastern United States drove easterly winds in to Louisiana
from 18-22 July, bringing only limited thunderstorm activity.
July, thunderstorm wind damage was reported in Franklin and Ouachita Parishes.
flow from the Gulf of Mexico dominated 23-24 July, driving up humidity levels,
and increasing thunderstorm coverage.
week, Statewide precipitation averaged 0.77 inches,
which was 0.38 inches below normal.
week, Statewide temperature averaged 85 degrees F,
which 2 degrees F above normal.