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Severe weather possible for large portion of central, southern U.S.

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe weather Thursday afternoon through early Friday across portions of the southern and central Plains into the mid-Mississippi and Tennessee Valleys. Widespread thunderstorms are expected along and ahead of a cold front moving across these areas. The storms could produce damaging wind gusts, hail and perhaps even a couple tornadoes.
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New Iberia LA

7 Day Forecast

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Lake Charles, LA Local Forecast Office

This
Afternoon

Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

Chance
Thunderstorms

High: 90 °F

Tonight

Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

Chance
Thunderstorms

Low: 75 °F

Friday

Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

Thunderstorms
Likely

High: 87 °F

Friday
Night

Mostly Clear

Mostly
Clear

Low: 57 °F

Saturday

Sunny

Sunny

High: 76 °F

Saturday
Night

Mostly Clear

Mostly
Clear

Low: 50 °F

Sunday

Sunny

Sunny

High: 80 °F

Sunday
Night

Mostly Clear

Mostly
Clear

Low: 65 °F

Monday

Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

Slight Chc
Showers

High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

  • This Afternoon A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 105. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
  • Tonight A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 10 mph.
  • Friday Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
  • Friday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 57. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
  • Saturday Sunny, with a high near 76. North wind around 10 mph.
  • Saturday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 50. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
  • Sunday Sunny, with a high near 80. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
  • Sunday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 65. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
  • Monday A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
  • Monday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
  • Tuesday A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
  • Tuesday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
  • Wednesday Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.