Heavy Lake Effect Snow and Bitterly Cold Temperatures

A bitterly cold airmass will settle over much of the central and eastern U.S over the next several days. Well below normal temperatures and cold wind chills will be common. In addition, heavy lake effect snow will be possible especially downwind of Lakes Erie and Ontario, where up to one foot of additional snow is forecast by Sunday morning.
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Current conditions at

Lake Charles, Lake Charles Regional Airport (KLCH)

Lat: 30.12°NLon: -93.21°WElev: 16ft.

Fair

64°F

18°C

Humidity 38%
Wind Speed E 8 mph
Barometer 30.37 in (1029.1 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 13 Feb 12:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Lake Charles Regional Airport LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 63. East wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 72. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 69. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 48. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 68. North wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 63. East wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Washington's Birthday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 69. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 48. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 68. North wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 49.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Charles Regional Airport LA
 30.12°N 93.21°W
1:05 pm CST Feb 13, 2016
1pm CST Feb 13, 2016-6pm CST Feb 19, 2016
 
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