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Severe weather possible for parts of northern Plains

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon and evening across portions of the northern Plains, from extreme south-central North Dakota into eastern South Dakota. Isolated severe thunderstorms capable of hail and locally-strong wind gusts are possible.
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Lafayette LA

7 Day Forecast

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Lake Charles, LA Local Forecast Office

Tonight

Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

Slight Chc
Showers

Low: 72 °F

Wednesday

Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

Chance
Thunderstorms

High: 86 °F

Wednesday
Night

Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

Slight Chc
Thunderstorms

Low: 74 °F

Thursday

Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

Chance
Thunderstorms

High: 86 °F

Thursday
Night

Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

Thunderstorms
Likely

Low: 73 °F

Friday

Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

Chance
Thunderstorms

High: 84 °F

Friday
Night

Mostly Clear

Mostly
Clear

Low: 59 °F

Saturday

Sunny

Sunny

High: 77 °F

Saturday
Night

Mostly Clear

Mostly
Clear

Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

  • Tonight A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
  • Wednesday A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
  • Wednesday Night A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph.
  • Thursday A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
  • Thursday Night Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
  • Friday A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
  • Friday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 59. North wind around 10 mph.
  • Saturday Sunny, with a high near 77. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
  • Saturday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.
  • Sunday Sunny, with a high near 80.
  • Sunday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
  • Monday Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
  • Monday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
  • Tuesday Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.