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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lake Charles Regional Airport (KLCH)

Lat: 30.13°NLon: 93.23°WElev: 7ft.

Mostly Cloudy

89°F

32°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed SW 7 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1016.2 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index98°F (37°C)
Last update 19 Sep 11:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lake Charles LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 97. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 76 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 88 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 97. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Charles LA
 30.22°N 93.21°W
11:06 am CDT Sep 19, 2017
12pm CDT Sep 19, 2017-6pm CDT Sep 25, 2017
 
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