Heavy Rain in the Southeast from Cold Front/Tropical Depression; Building Heat and Monsoon in the West

A cold front will shift across the southeast on Tuesday with a threat for flash flooding from slow moving thunderstorms while Tropical Depression 3 brings heavy rain to eastern Florida. Monsoonal moisture in the Southwest will bring a marginal threat for flash flooding to the Four Corners states. Excessive heat is forecast to return to southern Arizona and California this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lake Charles Regional Airport (KLCH)

Lat: 30.13°NLon: 93.23°WElev: 7ft.

Overcast

26°C

79°F

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed N 6 km/h
Barometer 1014.6 mb (29.94 in)
Dewpoint 24°C (76°F)
Visibility 11 km
Heat Index28°C (83°F)
Last update 23 Jul 5:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lake Charles LA

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 7am and 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. North wind 10 to 20 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 29 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 20. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 20 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 31. Northeast wind around 15 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 31 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 19. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Clear

    Low: 19 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 32. Northeast wind around 10 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 32 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 21. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 21 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Sunny, with a high near 32. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 23. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Clear

    Low: 23 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. East wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 7am and 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. North wind 10 to 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 20. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 31. Northeast wind around 15 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 19. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 32. Northeast wind around 10 km/h.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 32. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 23. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. East wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Charles LA
 30.22°N 93.21°W
6:06 am CDT Jul 23, 2019
6am CDT Jul 23, 2019-6pm CDT Jul 29, 2019
 
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