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Daily Climate Graphic

Climate Data for December 4
  Normal High* Normal Low* Record High Record Low Record Precipitation
Baton Rouge (since 1892) 66 45 83 (1904) 26 (1929) 3.08 (2016)
Biloxi, MS (since 1893) 64 48 79 (1998) 28 (1898) 1.86 (2016)
McComb, MS (since 1948) 64 42 80 (2013) 24 (1989) 1.88 (1982)
New Orleans - City (since 1893) 68 51 83 (2013) 28 (1929) 2.98 (1978)
New Orleans Intl Airport - MSY (since 1871) 67 50 82 (1995) 30 (1976) 2.58 (1978)
Slidell, LA (since 1956) 65 46 81 (1978) 28 (2006) 4.17 (1982)
*30 Year Climate Normals from 1991 to 2020
On this day in 1973: A F2 tornado touched down in Iberville Parish, trekked 39 miles through E Baton Rouge and Livingston Parishes. The long track tornado caused an estimated $2.5M in damage. A second F2 tornado touched down west of Amite City in Tangipahoa Parish, injuring 2 people and was responsible for an additional $2.5M in property damage.