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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fair

77°F

25°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.6 mb)
Dewpoint 76°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 22 Aug 9:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Lafayette LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 103. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 101. East wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 87. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 87 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 76 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 87. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 75. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Calm wind.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 103. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 101. East wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 87. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 87. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 75. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.03°W
9:05 pm CDT Aug 22, 2017
10pm CDT Aug 22, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 29, 2017
 
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