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Stormy Weather in the Northwest; Fire Weather Threat Redeveloping in Southern California this Weekend

An active fall storm pattern in the Pacific Northwest is bringing heavy rain and high elevation snow to the region which will persist through this weekend. Strong winds associated with this system will bring a renewed period of critical fire weather to southern California later this weekend into next week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fair

78°F

26°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed NE 7 mph
Barometer 30.19 in (1022.2 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 19 Oct 11:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette Regional Airport LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. East wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. East wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 83. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. East wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. East wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 83. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette Regional Airport LA
 30.2°N 92°W
12:05 pm CDT Oct 19, 2017
12pm CDT Oct 19, 2017-6pm CDT Oct 25, 2017
 
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