Heat Will Continue in the Southeast and Portions of the West

A very hot and humid airmass will persist over portions of the southeast. Afternoon high temperatures in these areas are forecast to reach 95 to 100 degrees with heat index values ranging from 100 to 110 degrees. Hot temperatures are also expected over portions of the west. A few severe thunderstorms will be possible over the Plains and the Middle Atlantic with heavy rain potential in the south. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Light Rain

75°F

24°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed W 10 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1018.4 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 27 Jul 11:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

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

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 100. South wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 100. South wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.03°W
11:05 am CDT Jul 27, 2016
12pm CDT Jul 27, 2016-6pm CDT Aug 2, 2016
 
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