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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lake Charles Regional Airport (KLCH)

Lat: 30.13°NLon: 93.23°WElev: 7ft.

Fair

18°C

64°F

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed NW 7 km/h
Barometer 1019.8 mb (30.10 in)
Dewpoint 16°C (60°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 17 Dec 10:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Lake Charles LA

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 21 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 14. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 14 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before noon.  High near 22. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 22 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 18. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 18 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. South wind 10 to 20 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 24 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. South wind around 15 km/h becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 15 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. West wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 22 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 11. West wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 11 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 22 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Calm wind.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 14. Calm wind.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before noon. High near 22. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 18. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. South wind 10 to 20 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. South wind around 15 km/h becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. West wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 11. West wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 19. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Charles LA
 30.22°N 93.21°W
11:06 am CST Dec 17, 2017
11am CST Dec 17, 2017-6pm CST Dec 23, 2017
 
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