Heavy rain for portions of the Mid-Atlantic and New England through Saturday

A slow-moving weather system in the eastern U.S. will focus showers and thunderstorms across portions of New England and the Mid-Atlantic through Saturday. Abundant moisture will allow occasionally heavy rainfall and flash flooding in these locations. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fair

79°F

26°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.6 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 29 Jul 9:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WSW Lafayette LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 106. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 106. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 106. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 106. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 77.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WSW Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.05°W
10:05 pm CDT Jul 29, 2016
10pm CDT Jul 29, 2016-6pm CDT Aug 5, 2016
 
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