Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Possible Central Plains; Hot in the Southwest

Strong thunderstorms with damaging wind and hail are possible across the central Plains through Wednesday. Meanwhile, 100 degree heat continues across the Southwest into the Inter-mountain West.
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Current conditions at

Lake Charles, Lake Charles Regional Airport (KLCH)

Lat: 30.13°NLon: 93.22°WElev: 16ft.

Fair

81°F

27°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed NE 12 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1013.9 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 29 Jun 7:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lake Charles LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 101. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 78 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 101. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Independence Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Charles LA
 30.22°N 93.21°W
8:05 pm CDT Jun 29, 2016
8pm CDT Jun 29, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 6, 2016
 
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