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Heavy Rain and Flooding in the Southern Plains to the Great Lakes

Several days of heavy rainfall will lead to flash flooding and river flooding from the Southern Plains to the Southern Great Lakes. A band of freezing rain is forecast across portions of the Southern Plains into the Middle Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lake Charles Regional Airport (KLCH)

Lat: 30.13°NLon: 93.23°WElev: 7ft.

Overcast

73°F

23°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed S 13 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1020.3 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Feb 2:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Lake Charles LA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 78. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 78. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 57.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Charles LA
 30.22°N 93.21°W
3:06 am CST Feb 21, 2018
3am CST Feb 21, 2018-6pm CST Feb 27, 2018
 
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