Heavy rain and isolated severe storms in portions of the West

A storm system will bring rain and thunderstorms to much of the Intermountain West and northern High Plains on Friday. Isolated severe thunderstorms with large hail and damaging winds are possible from northeast California to Wyoming. Heavy rain could lead to flash flooding, especially in the mountains of Wyoming.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fair

59°F

15°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.8 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 May 3:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Lafayette LA

Flood Warning until May 9, 01:00pm
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Flood Warning
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    Flood Warning until May 9, 01:00pm

    NOW until
    1:00pm Mon

    Flood Warning

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Clear, with a low around 57. Calm wind.

    Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 80. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 57. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 82. East wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 63. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

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

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Clear, with a low around 57. Calm wind.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 57. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 82. East wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 63. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.03°W
4:05 am CDT May 6, 2016
4am CDT May 6, 2016-6pm CDT May 12, 2016
 
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