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Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Central Gulf Coast; More Storms Move into the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the next several days along the central Gulf Coast and portions of the southeast. Storms may contain damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes. Meanwhile, more storms will bring heavy rain, with heavy snow in the mountains to California and the southern Rockies through the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lake Charles, Lake Charles Regional Airport (KLCH)

Lat: 30.13°NLon: 93.22°WElev: 16ft.

Mostly Cloudy

17°C

62°F

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed SE 6 km/h
Barometer 1009.4 mb (29.79 in)
Dewpoint 16°C (61°F)
Visibility 11 km
Last update 19 Jan 10:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Lake Charles LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Southwest wind around 10 km/h.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 15 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 25. Southwest wind around 10 km/h.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 25 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 17. Southwest wind around 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 17 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 24 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 13 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 19. West wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 25 to 30 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 19 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 8. Northwest wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 8 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 19. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 19 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 11. Southwest wind around 10 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 11 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Southwest wind around 10 km/h.
Friday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 25. Southwest wind around 10 km/h.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 17. Southwest wind around 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 19. West wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 25 to 30 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 8. Northwest wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 19. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 11. Southwest wind around 10 km/h.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 21.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 15.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Charles LA
 30.22°N 93.21°W
11:06 pm CST Jan 19, 2017
11pm CST Jan 19, 2017-6pm CST Jan 26, 2017
 
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