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Very Cold with Snow and Ice Across the Central & Eastern States; Turning Unsettled in the Northwest

Well below normal temperatures, bitterly cold wind chills, and another round of snow and ice will impact the central and eastern U.S. through at least Tuesday. Wintry precipitation will extend as far south as Texas and Louisiana. Meanwhile, rain and wind will return to the Pacific Northwest, with locally heavy precipitation by mid-week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lake Charles Regional Airport (KLCH)

Lat: 30.13°NLon: 93.23°WElev: 7ft.

Light Rain

47°F

8°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed N 16 mph
Barometer 30.42 in (1030.9 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 16 Jan 5:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Lake Charles LA

Winter Weather Advisory until January 17, 12:00am
Wind Advisory January 16, 09:00am until January 16, 06:00pm
Wind Chill Advisory January 17, 12:00am until January 17, 09:00am
Hard Freeze Warning January 17, 12:00am until January 17, 09:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
Wind Advisory
Wind Chill Advisory
Hard Freeze Warning
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until January 17, 12:00am

    NOW until
    12:00am Wed

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Today

    Today: A chance of rain before noon, then sleet likely between noon and 3pm, then snow likely after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 30 by 2pm. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow and sleet accumulation expected.

    Chance Rain
    then
    Snow/Sleet
    Likely

    High: 36 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 9pm.  Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 20. North wind 10 to 15 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 20 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 37. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 22. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 22 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 45. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 33 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of rain before noon, then sleet likely between noon and 3pm, then snow likely after 3pm. Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 30 by 2pm. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow and sleet accumulation expected.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 9pm. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 20. North wind 10 to 15 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 37. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 22. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 45. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 60.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Charles LA
 30.22°N 93.21°W
5:05 am CST Jan 16, 2018
6am CST Jan 16, 2018-6pm CST Jan 22, 2018
 
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