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Strong Winter Storm to Impact Portions of Plains and Midwest This Weekend

A strong winter storm will track from the southern High Plains to the Great Lakes this weekend. Blizzard conditions are forecast across many states from the Rockies to the Upper Midwest. Travel will be difficult, if not impossible, in these areas due to heavy snow combined with these strong winds. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lake Charles Regional Airport (KLCH)

Lat: 30.13°NLon: 93.23°WElev: 7ft.

Overcast

21°C

70°F

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed S 22 G 37 km/h
Barometer 1020.0 mb (30.10 in)
Dewpoint 16°C (60°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 20 Jan 1:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Lake Charles LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20. South wind around 15 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 20 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 14 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers before 9am, then a slight chance of showers after noon.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. South wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 23 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight.  Low around 14. South wind 15 to 20 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    Low: 14 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers before noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Sunny

    High: 18 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 4. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 4 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 17. North wind 5 to 15 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 17 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 4. Northeast wind around 10 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 4 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 16 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20. South wind around 15 km/h.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers before 9am, then a slight chance of showers after noon. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. South wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight. Low around 14. South wind 15 to 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers before noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 4. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 17. North wind 5 to 15 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 4. Northeast wind around 10 km/h.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 5.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 16.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Charles LA
 30.22°N 93.21°W
1:06 pm CST Jan 20, 2018
2pm CST Jan 20, 2018-6pm CST Jan 26, 2018
 
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