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Severe weather threat continues Saturday from the Mid-Mississippi Valley into the South and Southeast

The severe weather threat will continue on Saturday from portions of the Mid-Mississippi Valley across the Ohio and Tennessee Valleys into the Gulf Coast and southeastern states. The Storm Prediction Center is forecasting supercells with very large hail, damaging winds and strong tornadoes. Those in these regions need to remain weather-aware throughout the day Saturday.
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Fog/Mist

76°F

24°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed SW 9 mph
Barometer 29.81 in (1009.3 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Heat Index 76°F (24°C)
Last update on 25 Apr 8:53 am CDT

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°N Lon: 91.99°W Elev: 39ft.

For More Weather Information:

Lake Charles, LA Local Forecast Office

2 Miles WNW Lafayette LA

7 Day Forecast

  • Today

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 82. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. East wind around 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. North wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 74. North wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 79.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: 2 Miles WNW Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.03°W
Last Update: 9:07 am CDT Apr 25, 2015
Forecast Valid: 10am CDT Apr 25, 2015-6pm CDT May 1, 2015
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