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Severe thunderstorms possible from the central Plains to the upper Midwest

Severe thunderstorms containing damaging winds, large hail, heavy rainfall, and a few isolated tornadoes will be possible this afternoon into tonight from the central Plains to the upper Midwest. The threat is expected to shift east into the Great Lakes region by Friday. In addition, heavy rainfall could cause localized flooding concerns. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lake Charles Regional Airport (KLCH)

Lat: 30.13°NLon: 93.23°WElev: 7ft.

Mostly Cloudy

27°C

81°F

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed E 20 km/h
Barometer 1014.9 mb (29.95 in)
Dewpoint 26°C (79°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index32°C (89°F)
Last update 28 Jun 2:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lake Charles LA

Flood Warning until June 29, 02:30pm
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Flood Warning
  •  
    Flood Warning until June 29, 02:30pm

    NOW until
    2:30pm Thu

    Flood Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Cloudy, with a high near 29. Southeast wind around 20 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 29 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Cloudy, with a low around 24. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 24 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 29. South wind 10 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.

    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 26 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. South wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. South wind 10 to 20 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Cloudy, with a high near 29. Southeast wind around 20 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Cloudy, with a low around 24. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 29. South wind 10 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. South wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. South wind 10 to 20 km/h.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Independence Day
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Charles LA
 30.22°N 93.21°W
3:06 pm CDT Jun 28, 2017
3pm CDT Jun 28, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 4, 2017
 
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