Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Current conditions at

Lake Charles, Lake Charles Regional Airport (KLCH)

Lat: 30.13°NLon: 93.22°WElev: 16ft.

Thunderstorm Heavy Rain Fog/Mist

67°F

19°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed SE 7 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1012.7 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Last update 1 May 9:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lake Charles Regional Airport LA

Flash Flood Watch until May 2, 07:00pm
Coastal Flood Advisory until May 1, 05:00pm
Flash Flood Warning until May 1, 11:30am
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Flash Flood Watch
Coastal Flood Advisory
Flash Flood Warning
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    Flash Flood Watch until May 2, 07:00pm
    Coastal Flood Advisory until May 1, 05:00pm
    Flash Flood Warning until May 1, 11:30am

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    hazards in effect

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  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Cloudy, with a high near 82. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 72 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Cloudy, with a high near 80. North wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. North wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 79. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 60. West wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Cloudy, with a high near 82. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Cloudy, with a high near 80. North wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. North wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 79. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 60. West wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 82. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Charles Regional Airport LA
 30.12°N 93.21°W
9:05 am CDT May 1, 2016
10am CDT May 1, 2016-6pm CDT May 7, 2016
 
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