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Severe thunderstorms possible from the central Plains to the upper Midwest

Severe thunderstorms containing damaging winds, large hail, heavy rainfall, and a few isolated tornadoes will be possible this afternoon into tonight from the central Plains to the upper Midwest. The threat is expected to shift east into the Great Lakes region by Friday. In addition, heavy rainfall could cause localized flooding concerns. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Mostly Cloudy

75°F

24°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1013.8 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Jun 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Cloudy, with a high near 84. Southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm.  High near 83. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 91 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Cloudy, with a high near 84. Southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm. High near 83. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75.
Independence Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.03°W
4:06 pm CDT Jun 28, 2017
5pm CDT Jun 28, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 5, 2017
 
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