Excessive Heat and Critical Fire Weather in the Southwest; Severe Weather Threats Increase Sunday in the Plains

Strong high pressure is keeping temperatures hot across much of the west and south, with excessive Heat in the desert southwest. These conditions are also producing critical fire weather threats in the Four Corners area and interior northern California. Severe thunderstorms are possible in the Plains, Mid-South, and Mid-Atlantic this weekend; with very large hail threats in the Plains Sunday.
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Last Update: 313 PM CDT Sat Jun 23 2018

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Lake Charles, LA Local Forecast Office

38NM SW Morgan City LA

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: Fair weather and light to moderate onshore flow will prevail through the mid-week as surface high pressure ridges westward across the northern Gulf of Mexico.

Tonight
South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 3 feet.
Sunday
South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 3 feet.
Sunday Night
South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 3 feet.
Monday
South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 3 feet. Slight chance of showers in the afternoon.
Monday Night
South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
Tuesday
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
Wednesday
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
Thursday
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
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Last Update: 313 PM CDT Sat Jun 23 2018
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