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Severe Weather and Flooding From Portions of the Plains to the Mid-Atlantic

A potent spring storm system with abundant moisture will bring a chance of significant severe weather and heavy rain today into tonight. Damaging winds, large hail, and a couple of tornadoes will be possible across the Tennessee Valley, middle Ohio Valley, and portions of the Mid-Atlantic. Heavy rain and flooding are possible from the Ozarks to the Tennessee Valley. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lake Charles, Lake Charles Regional Airport (KLCH)

Lat: 30.13°NLon: 93.22°WElev: 16ft.

Partly Cloudy

84°F

29°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed S 12 G 17 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1016.1 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index91°F (33°C)
Last update 27 May 1:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lake Charles LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 97. South wind around 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Heat index values as high as 98. South wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light southwest  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 73 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 82. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 69 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. East wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 97. South wind around 15 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Heat index values as high as 98. South wind around 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Memorial Day
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 82. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. East wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Charles LA
 30.22°N 93.21°W
1:06 pm CDT May 27, 2017
2pm CDT May 27, 2017-6pm CDT Jun 2, 2017
 
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