Lake Charles, LA

2:29 PM CDT on July 30, 2015 (GMT -0500)
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Location: Lake Charles, LA
Elevation: 49 ft
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Active Advisory: Heat Advisory

Elev 49 ft 30.24 °N, 93.18 °W | Updated 29 minutes ago

Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
101 °F
Feels Like 113 °F
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Wind Variable Wind from NNE
Gusts 4.0 mph

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6:30 AM 8:08 PM
Waxing Gibbous, 99% visible
Pressure 30.01 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 5500 ft
Heat Index 113 °F
Dew Point 74 °F
Humidity 42%
Rainfall in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 10 out of 12
Pollen 2.70 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
METAR KCWF 301850Z 08006KT 10SM SCT055 37/23 A3001

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Pressure 30.01 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 5500 ft
Heat Index 113 °F
Dew Point 74 °F
Humidity 42%
Rainfall in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 10 out of 12
Pollen 2.70 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
METAR KCWF 301850Z 08006KT 10SM SCT055 37/23 A3001

More Conditions Fewer Conditions

Nowcast | as of 2:28 PM CDT on July 30, 2015

Through 3:30 PM...scattered showers and a few thunderstorms will continue to develop and move southwest at 10 mph. The majority of the activity will be between Woodville and Leesville...south to between Beaumont and Lake Charles. The thunderstorms will be capable of of producing occasional cloud to ground lightning and wind gusts to 40 mph.

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Heat Advisory
Statement as of 10:15 AM CDT on July 30, 2015

... Heat advisory remains in effect until 7 PM CDT this evening...

* temperature... in the upper 90s south of I-10... to 100-101 along
and north of I-10... outside of showers and thunderstorms... with
heat index values of 109 to 113.

* Impacts... dangerous heat related stress and fatigue can occur
to those working or exercising outdoors.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When
possible... reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or
evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat
stroke. Wear light weight and loose fitting clothing... drink
plenty of water and take frequent breaks in shaded or air
conditioned environments.

A heat advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity
will combine to create a situation in which heat illnesses are
possible. Drink plenty of fluids... stay in an air-conditioned
room... stay out of the sun... and check up on relatives and
neighbors.