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Increasing Risk for Flash and River Flooding Through the Weekend

A storm system will track across the central U.S. and set the stage for severe thunderstorms and widespread heavy rainfall through the weekend. There will be a threat for flash and river flooding for portions of the Southern Plains into the Upper Midwest. 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 67%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 29.75 in (1007.4 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 27 Apr 9:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles N Broadmoor LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 72. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. South wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 87 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Heavy Rain

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 78. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 78 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. West wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 77. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 58. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 72. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. South wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 78. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. West wind around 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 77. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 58. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles N Broadmoor LA
 30.22°N 92.08°W
9:05 pm CDT Apr 27, 2017
10pm CDT Apr 27, 2017-6pm CDT May 4, 2017
 
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