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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest through Friday; Severe storms for Ohio Valley on Friday

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds - with blizzard conditions - to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest through Friday creating treacherous travel conditions. Also, strong winds and dry conditions are creating extreme wildfire threats in the southern Plains. Meanwhile, this system will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fog/Mist

64°F

18°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 29.75 in (1007.3 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 24 Feb 5:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WSW Lafayette LA

  • Today

    Today: Areas of fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Areas Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 50. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 66. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 42. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 70. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 50. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming north after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 66. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 42. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 70. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind around 10 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WSW Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.03°W
4:05 am CST Feb 24, 2017
6am CST Feb 24, 2017-6pm CST Mar 2, 2017
 
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