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Heavy Rain and Potential for Flash Flooding in the Southwest and Central U.S.

Strong to severe thunderstorms are forecast to develop along a frontal system stretching from portions of the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley. These storms may produce heavy rain and flash flooding. The threat shifts east on Friday. Moonsoon moisture will continue to produce heavy rain with the possibility of localized flash flooding in the Four Corners area. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Barwick Lafayette Airport (K9A5)

Lat: 34.69°NLon: 85.29°WElev: 777ft.

Mostly Cloudy

81°F

27°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.09 in
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 27 Jul 10:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

La Fayette GA

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 99. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. West wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 84 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 69. West wind around 5 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. North wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 85.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 65.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 86.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 99. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. West wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 69. West wind around 5 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. North wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
La Fayette GA
 34.71°N 85.27°W (Elev. 791 ft)
4:17 am EDT Jul 27, 2017
11am EDT Jul 27, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 2, 2017
 
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