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A Major Severe Weather Outbreak is Forecast Today and/or Tonight

A severe thunderstorm and tornado outbreak is expected today across north Florida and south Georgia, with the significant severe threat also expected to extend southward into central Florida and northeastward into South Carolina this evening. A few long-track, strong tornadoes will be possible. In the west, more heavy rain and mountain snow will occur into the early part of this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

A Few Clouds and Breezy

68°F

20°C

Humidity 33%
Wind Speed W 21 G 31 mph
Barometer 29.50 in (998.9 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Jan 11:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Broadmoor LA

Wind Advisory until January 22, 06:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until January 22, 06:00pm

    NOW until
    6:00pm Sun

    Wind Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. West wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 49. Northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 49 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 65. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 49. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 74. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. West wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 49. Northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 65. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 49. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 74. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
Broadmoor LA
 30.18°N 92.05°W
11:06 am CST Jan 22, 2017
12pm CST Jan 22, 2017-6pm CST Jan 28, 2017
 
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