Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lake Charles, Lake Charles Regional Airport (KLCH)

Lat: 30.13°NLon: 93.22°WElev: 16ft.

Overcast

64°F

18°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1015.8 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 May 5:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lake Charles LA

  • Today

    Today: Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 78. North wind around 10 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 80. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 59. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 80. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 57. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 80. East wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 81. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 78. North wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 80. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 59. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 80. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 57. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80. East wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Charles LA
 30.22°N 93.21°W
4:05 am CDT May 3, 2016
6am CDT May 3, 2016-6pm CDT May 9, 2016
 
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