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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fair

76°F

24°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1016.0 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index76°F (24°C)
Last update 19 Aug 10:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles N Broadmoor LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 106. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 103. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 106. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 103. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles N Broadmoor LA
 30.22°N 92.08°W
10:05 pm CDT Aug 19, 2017
11pm CDT Aug 19, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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