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Severe weather possible across parts of Texas and Gulf Coast

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Monday afternoon and evening across parts of eastern Texas and the Gulf Coast. Locally-damaging winds and large hail will be the main threats, with isolated tornadoes possible, as well. A few strong to severe storms are also possible across parts of central and southern Florida.
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Light Rain

72°F

22°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed NE 13 mph
Barometer 29.69 in (1006.1 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update on 27 Apr 3:53 pm CDT

Current conditions at

Lake Charles, Lake Charles Regional Airport (KLCH)

Lat: 30.13°N Lon: 93.22°W Elev: 16ft.

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Lake Charles, LA Local Forecast Office

Lake Charles LA

7 Day Forecast

  • Late
    Afternoon

    Severe Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Severe Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Severe Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

Late Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 5am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 68. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 77. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 79. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Monday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: Lake Charles LA
 30.22°N 93.21°W
Last Update: 3:05 pm CDT Apr 27, 2015
Forecast Valid: 5pm CDT Apr 27, 2015-6pm CDT May 4, 2015
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