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Severe weather continues to be forecast for much of the weekend across the southern U.S.

Severe weather is possible on Saturday from southwest Texas to the central Gulf Coast. Primary threats are damaging wind gusts and a tornado or two. On Sunday, a similar risk exists from the western Gulf Coast states across the Southeast to the coastal Carolinas.
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Lafayette LA

7 Day Forecast

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Lake Charles, LA Local Forecast Office

Tonight

Partly Cloudy

Partly
Cloudy

Low: 53 °F

Saturday

Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

Chance
Thunderstorms

High: 73 °F

Saturday
Night

Severe Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

Severe
Thunderstorms

Low: 63 °F

Sunday

Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

Chance
Thunderstorms

High: 78 °F

Sunday
Night

Mostly Clear

Mostly
Clear

Low: 56 °F

Monday

Sunny

Sunny

High: 66 °F

Monday
Night

Mostly Clear

Mostly
Clear

Low: 41 °F

Tuesday

Sunny

Sunny

High: 61 °F

Tuesday
Night

Mostly Clear

Mostly
Clear

Low: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

  • Tonight Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. East wind around 5 mph.
  • Saturday A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
  • Saturday Night Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall. Low around 63. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
  • Sunday A chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
  • Sunday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
  • Monday Sunny, with a high near 66. North wind around 10 mph.
  • Monday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 41. North wind around 5 mph.
  • Tuesday Sunny, with a high near 61. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
  • Tuesday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
  • Wednesday Sunny, with a high near 61.
  • Wednesday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
  • Thanksgiving Day Sunny, with a high near 61.
  • Thursday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
  • Friday Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.