Extreme Fire Weather Threat in Southern California; Chilly Weather for Much of U.S.; Heavy Rain in South Plains

Cold, Canadian air will cause Santa Ana winds to develop across southern California for extreme fire weather threats early this week, and critical Fire Weather threats through mid-week. This cold air is also plunging much of the U.S. below to much below normal temperatures, especially, across the High Plains. Heavy rains continue across the South Plains as moist air rides over this cold front. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lake Charles Regional Airport (KLCH)

Lat: 30.13°NLon: 93.23°WElev: 7ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1015.9 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 15 Oct 6:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Iowa LA

Coastal Flood Advisory until October 15, 09:00am
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    Coastal Flood Advisory until October 15, 09:00am

    NOW until
    9:00am Mon

    Coastal Flood Advisory

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 68. Northeast wind around 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 58. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Cloudy, with a low around 58. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 68. Northeast wind around 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 58. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Cloudy, with a low around 58. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 56.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
Iowa LA
 30.24°N 93°W
7:06 am CDT Oct 15, 2018
7am CDT Oct 15, 2018-6pm CDT Oct 21, 2018
 
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