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Strong Pacific Storm System Bringing Heavy Rain, Mountain Snow and Strong Wind to California

Another Pacific storm system will bring a continued threat for heavy rain, very heavy mountain snow, and strong winds to California through Tuesday. The threat of flooding, landslides, and avalanches will create dangerous travel conditions in many parts of the state. In addition, downed trees and power lines could lead to scattered power outages. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Overcast

72°F

22°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.8 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Feb 1:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Lafayette LA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Areas of fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Areas Fog

    Low: 67 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 78. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Patchy Fog
    then Heavy
    Rain

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 63. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 63 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 72. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 77. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Areas of fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Washington's Birthday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 78. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 63. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 72. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph after midnight.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 77. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.03°W
2:05 am CST Feb 20, 2017
2am CST Feb 20, 2017-6pm CST Feb 26, 2017
 
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