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Inclement Weather For California; Fire Weather Threat In The High Plains

A strong storm and frontal system will move through Central and Southern California over the next two days, perhaps lingering through midweek. Expect heavy snowfall across the Sierra into the Southern California mountains and heavy rainfall which may cause flooding and debris flows in Southern California. There is an elevated to critical fire weather risk across the Southern High Plains. Read More >


The WFO Lake Charles Staff 

Management Team

Management marker Andy Patrick, Meteorologist-in-Charge

Management marker D'awndra Kirkwood, Administrative Support Assistant

Management marker Roger Erickson, Warning Coordination Meteorologist

Management marker Felix Navejar, Science and Operations Officer

Management marker Ricky Guidry, Electronic Systems Analyst

Management marker James Raley, Information Technology Officer

Management marker Jonathan Brazzell, Service Hydrologist

Management marker Todd Mogged, Observation Program Leader


Lead Meteorologists

Management marker Stephen Carboni

Management marker Land Escudé

Management marker Kent Kuyper

Management marker Donovan Landreneau

Management marker Joe Rua


Management marker Tim Humphrey

Management marker Donald Jones

Management marker Montra Lockwood

Management marker Mike Marcotte

Management marker Rob Megnia

Management marker Chanelle Stigger

Management marker Andy Tingler

Management marker Seth Warthen

Electronics Technicians

Management marker David Belbey

Management marker David Fontenot

Management marker Clyde Page