Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lake Charles, Lake Charles Regional Airport (KLCH)

Lat: 30.13°NLon: 93.22°WElev: 16ft.

Partly Cloudy

93°F

34°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed SW 9 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1015.7 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index103°F (39°C)
Last update 23 Jul 1:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles N Westlake LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 103. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 105. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 93 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. North wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 89 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 103. Calm wind.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 105. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Calm wind.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. North wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles N Westlake LA
 30.28°N 93.26°W
2:05 pm CDT Jul 23, 2016
2pm CDT Jul 23, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 29, 2016
 
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