Heat Across The Southern U.S.; Storms And Heavy Rain in Central U.S.

The early-season heat across portions of the Southern U.S. will continue for much of this week with more potential record high temperatures. On Tuesday, expect 90s and triple digits from the southern Plains into parts of the Lower Mississippi Valley. Also on Tuesday, strong to severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rainfall will be possible from the central Plains into the Mid Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lake Charles Regional Airport (KLCH)

Lat: 30.13°NLon: 93.23°WElev: 7ft.

Fair

79°F

26°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1014.4 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 16 May 8:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lake Charles LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 72. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 93. Light and variable wind becoming south 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 72. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 72. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 93. Light and variable wind becoming south 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 72. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Charles LA
 30.22°N 93.21°W
5:30 pm CDT May 16, 2022
9pm CDT May 16, 2022-6pm CDT May 23, 2022
 
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