Active Week Of Severe Weather Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will occur portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall will pose a risk for flooding concerns, particularly over portions of the southern Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Current conditions at

Lake Charles, Lake Charles Regional Airport (KLCH)

Lat: 30.13°NLon: 93.22°WElev: 16ft.

Light Rain

78°F

26°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed SE 9 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1013.9 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 26 May 7:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lake Charles LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm.  Low around 74. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. East wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Low around 74. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. East wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Memorial Day
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Charles LA
 30.22°N 93.21°W
6:06 pm CDT May 26, 2016
8pm CDT May 26, 2016-6pm CDT Jun 2, 2016
 
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