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Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Central Gulf Coast; More Storms Move into the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the next several days along the central Gulf Coast and portions of the southeast. Storms may contain damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes. Meanwhile, more storms will bring heavy rain, with heavy snow in the mountains to California and the southern Rockies through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Overcast

65°F

18°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.68 in (1004.9 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Jan 4:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WSW Lafayette LA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers and thunderstorms.  Low around 65. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. West wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 67. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 51. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Clear

    Low: 51 °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

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 65. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. West wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 67. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 51. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
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 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WSW Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.03°W
4:06 am CST Jan 21, 2017
5am CST Jan 21, 2017-6pm CST Jan 27, 2017
 
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