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Severe Weather and Flooding From Portions of the Plains to the Mid-Atlantic

A potent spring storm system with abundant moisture will bring a chance of significant severe weather and heavy rain today into tonight. Damaging winds, large hail, and a couple of tornadoes will be possible across the Tennessee Valley, middle Ohio Valley, and portions of the Mid-Atlantic. Heavy rain and flooding are possible from the Ozarks to the Tennessee Valley. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lake Charles, Lake Charles Regional Airport (KLCH)

Lat: 30.13°NLon: 93.22°WElev: 16ft.

Mostly Cloudy

81°F

27°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1013.9 mb)
Dewpoint 76°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 27 May 7:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lake Charles LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Heat index values as high as 99. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 73 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 70. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Light southeast wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. East wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Heat index values as high as 99. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Memorial Day
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 70. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Light southeast wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. East wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Charles LA
 30.22°N 93.21°W
8:05 pm CDT May 27, 2017
8pm CDT May 27, 2017-6pm CDT Jun 3, 2017
 
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