Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Current conditions at

Lake Charles, Lake Charles Regional Airport (KLCH)

Lat: 30.13°NLon: 93.22°WElev: 16ft.

Partly Cloudy

77°F

25°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1017.2 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 26 May 4:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lake Charles LA

Flood Warning until May 27, 01:00am
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Flood Warning
  •  
    Flood Warning until May 27, 01:00am

    NOW until
    1:00am Fri

    Flood Warning

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 86. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 74. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. South wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. East wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 86. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 74. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. South wind around 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. East wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Memorial Day
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Charles LA
 30.22°N 93.21°W
5:05 am CDT May 26, 2016
5am CDT May 26, 2016-6pm CDT Jun 1, 2016
 
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