Three Areas of Hazardous Weather

A stalled front along the Gulf Coast into Texas will continue to produce rounds of thunderstorms and heavy rain with flooding over the next couple of days. Meanwhile, a potent system will produce heavy snow and gusty winds across the central Rockies into the High Plains through Friday. Finally, a coastal storm will deliver locally heavy rain, gusty winds and mainly mountain snow in New England. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lake Charles Regional Airport (KLCH)

Lat: 30.13°NLon: 93.23°WElev: 7ft.

Overcast

71°F

22°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed NE 17 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1015.7 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 15 Apr 12:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lake Charles LA

Flash Flood Watch until April 17, 01:00pm
Flood Warning until April 19, 09:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
Flood Warning
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until April 17, 01:00pm
    Flood Warning until April 19, 09:00am

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 64. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  High near 75. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 72. North wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 70. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 64. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. High near 75. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 72. North wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 70. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Charles LA
 30.22°N 93.21°W
12:10 pm CDT Apr 15, 2021
1pm CDT Apr 15, 2021-6pm CDT Apr 21, 2021
 
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