Heavy rain from the central Gulf Coast to Southeast U.S. this weekend

Heavy rain is expected from eastern Texas across the Lower Miss. Valley to the Southeast U.S. this weekend. This rain could lead to flash flooding. Meanwhile, heavy rain will also spread into the Northwest U.S., with heavy snow in the higher elevations of the Cascades and northern Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Rain

57°F

14°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Vrbl 6 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1012.1 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 4 Dec 7:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WSW Lafayette LA

Flash Flood Watch until December 5, 03:00pm
Flood Warning until December 6, 06:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
Flood Warning
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until December 5, 03:00pm
    Flood Warning until December 6, 06:00am

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • Today

    Today: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Temperature falling to around 58 by 5pm. North wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 56. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 69. Northeast wind around 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    T-storms

    High: 69 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light northwest  in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. East wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Temperature falling to around 58 by 5pm. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 56. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 69. Northeast wind around 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light northwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. East wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 52. North wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 46.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WSW Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.03°W
8:05 am CST Dec 4, 2016
8am CST Dec 4, 2016-6pm CST Dec 10, 2016
 
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