Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and heavy rain in portions of lower-mid Mississippi River Valley and Gulf Coast region on Saturday. Very large hail, locally damaging winds, isolated tornadoes and flash flooding are possible in this area. Some of the flooding could be significant in portions of Louisiana, Mississippi and southeast Arkansas.
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Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Partly Cloudy

78°F

26°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed S 9 G 16 mph
Barometer 29.74 in (1007.2 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 30 Apr 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Broadmoor LA

Flash Flood Watch until May 2, 07:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
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    Flash Flood Watch until May 2, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Mon

    Flash Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 82. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 72. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 72 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Cloudy, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 82. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 66. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. North wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 82. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 72. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Cloudy, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 82. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 66. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. North wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 78. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Broadmoor LA
 30.18°N 92.05°W
5:05 pm CDT Apr 30, 2016
5pm CDT Apr 30, 2016-6pm CDT May 7, 2016
 
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