Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over 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 could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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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.

Fair

84°F

29°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1018.5 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index91°F (33°C)
Last update 25 May 5:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lake Charles LA

Flood Warning until May 27, 01:00am
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Flood Warning
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    Flood Warning until May 27, 01:00am

    NOW until
    1:00am Fri

    Flood Warning

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 85. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. East wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 85. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. East wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Memorial Day
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Charles LA
 30.22°N 93.21°W
5:05 pm CDT May 25, 2016
6pm CDT May 25, 2016-6pm CDT Jun 1, 2016
 
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