Severe Weather Shifts to the East; Record Warm Temperatures in the South

Scattered severe storms may produce damaging winds, hail, a few tornadoes, and isolated flash flooding from central New York/western New England southward into the Carolinas on Monday. An expansive early season heat wave will persist through the week bringing record-breaking temperatures across the Southwest through the Southern Plains through the week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lake Charles Regional Airport (KLCH)

Lat: 30.13°NLon: 93.23°WElev: 7ft.

Fair

81°F

27°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed W 9 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1014.7 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 16 May 9:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lake Charles LA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 72. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 92. East wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 92 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 72. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 92. East wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Charles LA
 30.22°N 93.21°W
9:55 am CDT May 16, 2022
10am CDT May 16, 2022-6pm CDT May 22, 2022
 
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