Potential for Severe Weather and Heavy Rain in the South this Weekend

A low pressure system moving across the southern Gulf States will bring a threat of isolated severe thunderstorms containing hail and damaging winds this weekend. Fire Weather threats remain elevated for portions of western Texas and along the New Mexico border on Saturday. Cooler than normal temperatures continue in the east, while above normal temperatures are forecast for the west coast.
Read More...

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Last Update: 317 AM CDT Sat Apr 21 2018

View Nearby Observations

For More Weather Information:

Lake Charles, LA Local Forecast Office

15NM S Sabine Pass TX

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS

Synopsis: Southeast winds will continue through today ahead of an approaching cold front. The front will be accompanied by scattered to widespread showers and thunderstorms late Saturday night into Sunday with offshore flow developing once again in its wake.

Today
Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Slight chance of showers in the morning, then chance of showers in the afternoon.
Tonight
Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Slight chance of showers in the evening, then showers and chance of thunderstorms after midnight.
Sunday
West winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 3 feet. Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning.
Sunday Night
Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 3 feet.
Monday
Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Monday Night
Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Tuesday
Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
Tuesday Night
Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast after midnight. Seas 1 foot or less.
Wednesday
East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast in the afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less.
Wednesday Night
West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north 10 to 15 knots after midnight. Seas 1 foot or less.
  Click Map For Detailed Forecast

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Last Update: 317 AM CDT Sat Apr 21 2018
  Forecast Discussion
   

RADAR & SATELLITE IMAGES

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data