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Severe weather and flash flooding possible in separate areas Saturday

Severe weather will be possible across portions of the central and northern Plains Saturday. Primary threats will be large hail and damaging winds although a brief tornado cannot be ruled out. Across the Mississippi and Tennessee Valleys, heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding where 1 to 2 inches of rainfall is possible through Sunday morning.
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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

77°F

25°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed SE 7 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1017.2 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 4 Jul 6:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lake Charles LA

  • Independence
    Day

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Sunday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 90 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Monday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Tuesday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Wednesday

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    High: 91 °F

Detailed Forecast

Independence Day
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Heat index values as high as 98. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 101. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 91. South wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Charles LA
 30.22°N 93.21°W
6:06 am CDT Jul 4, 2015
8am CDT Jul 4, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 10, 2015
 
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