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Flooding and Severe Weather Risk Continues This Weekend

More heavy rain will exacerbate flooding in the central and southern U.S. this weekend. In addition, over portions of the Mississippi, Ohio, and Tennessee Valleys, severe thunderstorms are expected. Some storms may produce strong tornadoes and very large hail. Meanwhile, snow and ice will again affect the Cascades, northern Rockies, upper Midwest, and New England through Sunday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lake Charles Regional Airport (KLCH)

Lat: 30.13°NLon: 93.23°WElev: 7ft.

Overcast

73°F

23°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1017.9 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Feb 7:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Lake Charles LA

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight.  Low around 64. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 68. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Low around 56. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight. Low around 64. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 68. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Low around 56. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Charles LA
 30.22°N 93.21°W
8:06 am CST Feb 24, 2018
8am CST Feb 24, 2018-6pm CST Mar 2, 2018
 
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