Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain stretching from the Southern Plains to the Gulf Coast and lower Miss. Valley on Friday. Large hail, locally damaging winds and flash flooding will be the main threats. This activity will continue into Saturday.
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Current conditions at

Lake Charles, Lake Charles Regional Airport (KLCH)

Lat: 30.13°NLon: 93.22°WElev: 16ft.

Overcast

77°F

25°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed S 12 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1012.1 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 28 Apr 11:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles N Westlake LA

Flood Warning until May 3, 05:00pm
Flood Warning until May 1, 01:00am
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Flood Warning
Flood Warning
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    Flood Warning until May 3, 05:00pm
    Flood Warning until May 1, 01:00am

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 73 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 84 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 70 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. East wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. East wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. East wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles N Westlake LA
 30.28°N 93.26°W
12:05 am CDT Apr 29, 2016
12am CDT Apr 29, 2016-6pm CDT May 4, 2016
 
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