Severe Storms Possible in the South; Southwest Critical Fire Weather Threats

Severe storms with large to very large hail, damaging winds, a couple of tornadoes, and heavy rain that could cause flash flooding may develop across the eastern South Plains to the Deep South. Dry, gusty winds in the Southwest will keep fire weather threats critical. Elevated fire weather threats also in portions of the East. Cool and snowy in the Northern Tier states and West mountains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lake Charles Regional Airport (KLCH)

Lat: 30.13°NLon: 93.23°WElev: 7ft.

Overcast

76°F

24°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed SE 17 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1014.6 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index77°F (25°C)
Last update 23 Apr 12:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Sulphur LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could be severe.  High near 75. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Some of the storms could be severe.  Cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 84. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Gradual
    Clearing

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 59. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 80. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could be severe. High near 75. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Some of the storms could be severe. Cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 84. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 59. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 80. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Sulphur LA
 30.24°N 93.37°W
11:56 am CDT Apr 23, 2021
1pm CDT Apr 23, 2021-6pm CDT Apr 29, 2021
 
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