Potential For Heavy Rainfall, Flooding, And Severe Weather Over The Central Part Of The Country Over The Holiday Weekend

A slow moving low pressure system will bring the potential for several rounds of heavy rainfall over the weekend. The potential exists for flooding of low lying and poor drainage areas. Severe thunderstorms will also be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fair

81°F

27°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.9 mb)
Dewpoint 77°F (25°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 1 Jul 9:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WSW Lafayette LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 76. West wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 101. North wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 77. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 77 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 101. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 78 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Independence Day: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 78 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 76. West wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 101. North wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 77. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 101. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Independence Day
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78.
Thursday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 77.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WSW Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.05°W
10:05 pm CDT Jul 1, 2016
10pm CDT Jul 1, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 8, 2016
 
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