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Severe weather possible across northern Plains

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon and evening across the northern Plains, from northwestern Minnesota across much of the Dakotas and Nebraska and into northern Wyoming and southern Montana. Large hail and damaging wind gusts will be the main threats. Meanwhile, a few strong thunderstorms are possible across the Southeast.
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Current conditions at

Lake Charles, Lake Charles Regional Airport (KLCH)

Lat: 30.13°NLon: 93.22°WElev: 16ft.

Fair

87°F

31°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed NE 7 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1016.0 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 2 Jun 1:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles N Westlake LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Thursday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Friday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Calm wind.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71. Calm wind.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles N Westlake LA
 30.28°N 93.26°W
2:05 pm CDT Jun 2, 2015
3pm CDT Jun 2, 2015-6pm CDT Jun 8, 2015
 
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