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Severe weather threat continues Saturday from the Mid-Mississippi Valley into the South and Southeast

The severe weather threat will continue on Saturday from portions of the Mid-Mississippi Valley across the Ohio and Tennessee Valleys into the Gulf Coast and southeastern states. The Storm Prediction Center is forecasting supercells with very large hail, damaging winds and strong tornadoes. Those in these regions need to remain weather-aware throughout the day Saturday.
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Overcast

73°F

23°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.79 in (1008.7 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update on 24 Apr 10:53 pm CDT

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°N Lon: 91.99°W Elev: 39ft.

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Lake Charles, LA Local Forecast Office

Lafayette LA

7 Day Forecast

  • Overnight

    Severe Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Saturday

    Severe Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    Low: 70 °F

  • Sunday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am. Some of the storms could be severe. Cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4pm, then a slight chance of showers. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. East wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. East wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. North wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.03°W
Last Update: 11:06 pm CDT Apr 24, 2015
Forecast Valid: 12am CDT Apr 25, 2015-6pm CDT May 1, 2015
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