Locally Heavy Rainfall Possible Over the Four Corners; Critical Fire Weather Conditions in the Great Basin

Monsoon moisture will result in locally heavy showers and thunderstorms over the Four Corners region, which could lead to flash flooding. While, critical fire weather threats are expected for much of the Great Basin, from dry and windy conditions. Finally, Tropical Cyclone Humberto remains well offshore of the Southeast, but rip currents and heavy surf are expected from Florida to the Carolinas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lake Charles Regional Airport (KLCH)

Lat: 30.13°NLon: 93.23°WElev: 7ft.

Fair

76°F

24°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1016.1 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index76°F (24°C)
Last update 16 Sep 6:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lake Charles LA

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between noon and 3pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 103. East wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 76. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light  in the evening.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 76 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 103. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 76 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 92. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of thunderstorms before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 92 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 92 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between noon and 3pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 103. East wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 76. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light in the evening.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. Increasing clouds, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 103. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 92. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of thunderstorms before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 92.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Charles LA
 30.22°N 93.21°W
6:06 am CDT Sep 16, 2019
7am CDT Sep 16, 2019-6pm CDT Sep 22, 2019
 
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