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Heavy Snow & Ice Across Portions of the Plains and Midwest; Unsettled in the Pacific Northwest

Heavy snow and freezing rain will impact portions of the Plains, upper Midwest, and Great Lakes into Monday. Significant snow accumulations and gusty winds are likely in some areas. Farther to the south, rain and a few thunderstorms are expected over the Mississippi, Tennessee, and Ohio Valleys. Heavy rain & mountain snowfall will also continue from northern California into the Pacific Northwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Partly Cloudy

63°F

17°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 30.15 in (1020.8 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Jan 6:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Lafayette LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers after noon.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 69. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 61. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 69. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 61. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 60.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.05°W
5:05 pm CST Jan 20, 2018
7pm CST Jan 20, 2018-6pm CST Jan 27, 2018
 
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