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Very Heavy Rain, Severe Thunderstorms, and High Flash Flood Risk moves into the Mississippi Valley and Midwest

Thunderstorms, some severe, with very heavy rain have moved into the Mid South and Tennessee Valley today. Flash flooding and severe thunderstorms will be possible from the central Gulf Coast to the Upper Great Lakes. The greatest threat of excessive rains will be in portions of the Lower and Middle Mississippi Valleys. This storm system has a history of producing life threatening flash floods. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lake Charles, Lake Charles Regional Airport (KLCH)

Lat: 30.13°NLon: 93.22°WElev: 16ft.

Fair

21°C

70°F

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed W 11 km/h
Barometer 1012.8 mb (29.89 in)
Dewpoint 11°C (51°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 30 Apr 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lake Charles LA

Flood Warning until May 6, 01:00am
Flood Warning until May 5, 07:00am
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Flood Warning
Flood Warning
  •  
    Flood Warning until May 6, 01:00am
    Flood Warning until May 5, 07:00am

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 12. West wind 10 to 15 km/h decreasing to 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 12 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 28. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 28 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 15. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Clear

    Low: 15 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 29. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 19 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 27. Southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 17. South wind 15 to 25 km/h becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 17 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 24 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 12. West wind 10 to 15 km/h decreasing to 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 28. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 15. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 29. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 27. Southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 17. South wind 15 to 25 km/h becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. Northwest wind 10 to 20 km/h.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 26.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 27.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Charles LA
 30.22°N 93.21°W
6:06 pm CDT Apr 30, 2017
7pm CDT Apr 30, 2017-6pm CDT May 7, 2017
 
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