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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fair

49°F

9°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.6 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 13 Dec 10:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette Regional Airport LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Light north wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 51. North wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 51 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light northeast  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Light northeast wind becoming east 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. East wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Light north wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 51. North wind around 10 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light northeast in the evening.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Light northeast wind becoming east 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. East wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette Regional Airport LA
 30.2°N 92°W
10:06 pm CST Dec 13, 2017
11pm CST Dec 13, 2017-6pm CST Dec 20, 2017
 
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