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Severe weather threat moves to the Gulf Coast on Monday

Severe weather will continue overnight for a large part of Texas before finally pushing east. The areas with the greatest risk of severe weather on Monday will be along the western and central Gulf Coast where damaging winds will be the primary threat. In addition, heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding potential.
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Fog/Mist

74°F

23°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 29.67 in (1004.7 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update on 27 Apr 7:53 am CDT

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°N Lon: 91.99°W Elev: 39ft.

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Lake Charles, LA Local Forecast Office

2 Miles SE Scott LA

7 Day Forecast

  • Today

    Severe Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Severe Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall. High near 79. East wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 77. North wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: 2 Miles SE Scott LA
 30.24°N 92.08°W
Last Update: 8:06 am CDT Apr 27, 2015
Forecast Valid: 9am CDT Apr 27, 2015-6pm CDT May 3, 2015
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