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Storms will continue to bring heavy rain, flooding and strong winds to California and many states across the west. Heavy rain will result in flooding for some areas, and heavy snow will be possible at high elevation locations. By mid-week, these storms may bring heavy snow to the northern Rockies and Intermountain west. Heavy rain and flooding will also impact the central Gulf Coast this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Mostly Cloudy

65°F

18°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.97 in
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Feb 8:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette LA

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. West wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 74. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 78. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 77. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 68. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. West wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 74. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 78. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 77. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming north after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 68. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.03°W
9:05 am CST Feb 21, 2017
9am CST Feb 21, 2017-6pm CST Feb 27, 2017
 
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