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Heavy rain possible for the northern Rockies & Plains; severe storms for the Northern Plains

An unseasonably strong storm system in the northwest U.S. will bring showers and thunderstorms, with locally heavy rainfall, to the northern Rockies and northern Plains. Isolated flash floods will be possible in these areas. Some storms could become severe in parts of the Dakotas into Minnesota, with large hail and damaging winds. In addition, temperatures will be 10 to 20 degrees below average.
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Lafayette LA

7 Day Forecast

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Lake Charles, LA Local Forecast Office

Today

Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

Slight Chc
Thunderstorms

High: 94 °F

Tonight

Mostly Clear

Mostly
Clear

Low: 76 °F

Sunday

Mostly Sunny

Mostly
Sunny

High: 93 °F

Sunday
Night

Partly Cloudy

Partly
Cloudy

Low: 77 °F

Monday

Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

Chance
Thunderstorms

High: 93 °F

Monday
Night

Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

Slight Chc
Thunderstorms

Low: 76 °F

Tuesday

Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

Chance
Thunderstorms

High: 90 °F

Tuesday
Night

Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

Slight Chc
Thunderstorms

Low: 75 °F

Wednesday

Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

Chance
Thunderstorms

High: 91 °F

Detailed Forecast

  • Today A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 102. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
  • Tonight Mostly clear, with a low around 76. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
  • Sunday Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 101. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
  • Sunday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
  • Monday A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
  • Monday Night A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
  • Tuesday A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
  • Tuesday Night A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
  • Wednesday A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
  • Wednesday Night A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76.
  • Thursday A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
  • Thursday Night A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
  • Friday A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91.