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River Flood Concerns Will Remain In Central U.S. For Several More Days

Heavy rain that began last week and continued through the weekend has brought widespread flooding to a large swath of the central U.S., from the Gulf Coast to the Great Lakes. Numerous river systems will remain in flood stage well into the workweek. Another round of rainfall is forecast across the mid & lower Miss. Valley Tuesday into Wednesday which will exacerbate the ongoing river flood threat. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Overcast

75°F

24°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.4 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Feb 5:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles N Broadmoor LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 60. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 73 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. North wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 60. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. North wind around 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles N Broadmoor LA
 30.22°N 92.08°W
5:06 pm CST Feb 25, 2018
6pm CST Feb 25, 2018-6pm CST Mar 4, 2018
 
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