Critical Fire Conditions Across the West; a few Severe Storms from the Plains to New England

Critical fire weather conditions will continue across the Inter-mountain West through much of the upcoming weekend, where Red Flag Warnings are in effect. Strong to a few severe storms are possible along a cold front from New England to the south-Central Plains, and across the north-central High Plains today. Locally heavy rainfall is also possible in these areas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lake Charles Regional Airport (KLCH)

Lat: 30.13° N Lon: 93.23° W Elev: 7 ft.

A Few Clouds

90°F

32°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1016.7 mb)
Dewpoint 76°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index101°F (38°C)
Last update 22 Aug 10:53 am CDT
Detailed forecast for

Calcasieu Parish

Rest Of Today
Mostly sunny late in the morning then becoming mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms late in the morning, then chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 90s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent. Heat index readings 105 to 106.
Tonight
Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Southeast winds up to 5 mph.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely in the morning, then showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 80s. Southeast winds up to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then showers and thunderstorms likely after midnight. Lows in the mid 70s. East winds up to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs around 90. Southeast winds up to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent. Highest heat index readings around 105 in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 90s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent. Heat index readings 105 to 106.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s.
Monday
Partly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 90s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent. Heat index readings 105 to 107.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s.
Tuesday
Partly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. Heat index readings 105 to 108.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 70s.
Wednesday
Partly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. Heat index readings 105 to 109.



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1025 AM CDT Thu Aug 22 2019
 
 

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