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Severe weather possible across parts of Gulf Coast

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Tuesday across the central and eastern Gulf Coast. Locally-damaging wind and large hail will be the main threats, with isolated tornadoes possible as well.
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Light Rain

66°F

19°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed NE 12 mph
Barometer 29.76 in (1008.5 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update on 27 Apr 9:53 pm CDT

Current conditions at

Lake Charles, Lake Charles Regional Airport (KLCH)

Lat: 30.13°N Lon: 93.22°W Elev: 16ft.

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Lake Charles, LA Local Forecast Office

Lake Charles Regional Airport LA

7 Day Forecast

  • Overnight

    Severe Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Severe Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Decreasing Clouds

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 4am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7am. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 72. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. North wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 77. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 79. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. South wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: Lake Charles Regional Airport LA
 30.12°N 93.21°W
Last Update: 10:05 pm CDT Apr 27, 2015
Forecast Valid: 11pm CDT Apr 27, 2015-6pm CDT May 4, 2015
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