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Severe thunderstorms possible from the upper Midwest to the lower Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, a few tornadoes and some hail are expected across much of Arkansas and southern Missouri Wednesday. Isolated severe thunderstorms with damaging wind are also expected across Illinois during the day and across the lower Mississippi Valley overnight. Heavy rain with localized flooding is also possible in these areas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Overcast

76°F

24°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.64 in (1003.7 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index77°F (25°C)
Last update 26 Apr 2:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles N Broadmoor LA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. South wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 84. North wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Windy, with a south wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Windy

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. South wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 84. North wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Windy, with a south wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles N Broadmoor LA
 30.2°N 92.05°W
3:05 am CDT Apr 26, 2017
3am CDT Apr 26, 2017-6pm CDT May 2, 2017
 
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