Weekly Weather Highlights: 19-25 Sep 2016

Barry Keim/ State Climatologist / keim@lsu.edu


...Hot and Dry Week On the Bayou...


*      A stationary front was draped across northern Parishes on 19 September, leading to scattered thunderstorms.

*      Isolated thunderstorms prevailed over the rest of the week, which were few and far between, and generally with very low precipitation totals.

*      For the week, Statewide precipitation averaged 0.13 inches, which was 0.92 inches below normal.

*    For the week, Statewide temperature averaged 81 degrees F, which 5 degrees F above 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