Heavy Rain and Flash Flooding Possible in Portions of the Southeast, Mid-Atlantic and Appalachians. A Few Severe Thunderstorms Possible in the West and Northwest

Rain and thunderstorms are expected over much of the Southeast, Mid-Atlantic, and central Appalachians. Locally heavy rain is possible, with flash flooding possible over some areas. A few severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the western and northwestern U.S. today and Friday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lake Charles, Lake Charles Regional Airport (KLCH)

Lat: 30.13°NLon: 93.22°WElev: 16ft.

Fair

76°F

24°C

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed NE 8 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1017.1 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 5 May 10:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lake Charles LA

Flood Warning until May 6, 09:00am
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Flood Warning
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    Flood Warning until May 6, 09:00am

    NOW until
    9:00am Fri

    Flood Warning

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 80. North wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 56. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 80. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 59. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 81. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 80. North wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 56. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light in the evening.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 59. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Charles LA
 30.22°N 93.21°W
9:05 am CDT May 5, 2016
11am CDT May 5, 2016-6pm CDT May 11, 2016
 
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