Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain in the South; Another Pacific Storm Moves into the West

Isolated strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible across parts of the Southern Plains into the lower Mississippi Valley. Locally heavy rain will impact the central Gulf Coast. Another Pacific storm will produce moderate to heavy precipitation amounts into northern California and southwestern Oregon. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lake Charles Regional Airport (KLCH)

Lat: 30.13°NLon: 93.23°WElev: 7ft.

Fog/Mist

66°F

19°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed SE 14 mph
Barometer 29.79 in (1009.5 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 0.75 mi
Last update 5 Mar 5:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WSW Bell City LA

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10am.  Areas of fog before 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 80. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the morning.  New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Areas Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Widespread dense fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 61. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Dense Fog

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Areas of dense fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning.

    Areas Dense
    Fog then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 66. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10am. Areas of fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 80. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the morning. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Widespread dense fog after 11pm. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 61. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.
Wednesday
Areas of dense fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 66. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WSW Bell City LA
 30.1°N 93°W
5:25 am CST Mar 5, 2024
6am CST Mar 5, 2024-6pm CDT Mar 11, 2024
 
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