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Severe weather in the Southeast on Wednesday

The National Weather Service Storm Prediction Center expects a slight risk of severe weather in the Southeast on Wednesday. The area of greatest concern is in portions of South Carolina, Georgia and Florida. In these areas, damaging winds, hail and isolated tornadoes are possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Mostly Cloudy

80°F

27°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed NW 6 mph
Barometer 29.74 in (1007.1 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 23 May 5:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Lafayette LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light west  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 86. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 69. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 86. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Memorial Day
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.03°W
5:06 pm CDT May 23, 2017
6pm CDT May 23, 2017-6pm CDT May 30, 2017
 
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