Winter Impacts Finally Easing in the West; Rain and Storms Across the South; Flooding Threat in Hawaii

Impacts from the strong winter storm across the west will continue to ease through the day. However, additional mountain snow and rain will be possible through Tuesday. A front stretching from the Upper Midwest through the Southern Plains will increase heavy rain and thunderstorms from the Upper to Lower Mississippi Valley. In Hawaii, rounds of heavy rain will lead to flooding potential today. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lake Charles Regional Airport (KLCH)

Lat: 30.13°NLon: 93.23°WElev: 7ft.

Overcast

77°F

25°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed S 12 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1013.7 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 4 Mar 11:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Lake Charles LA

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 3pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Patchy fog before noon.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am.  Widespread dense fog, mainly after midnight.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Dense Fog

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon.  Widespread dense fog, mainly before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 79. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the morning.  New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Dense Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Widespread dense fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Dense Fog

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Areas of fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Areas Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 66. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind around 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 3pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Patchy fog before noon. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am. Widespread dense fog, mainly after midnight. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon. Widespread dense fog, mainly before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 79. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the morning. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Widespread dense fog after 11pm. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Areas of fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 66. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind around 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Charles LA
 30.22°N 93.21°W
11:05 am CST Mar 4, 2024
11am CST Mar 4, 2024-6pm CDT Mar 10, 2024
 
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