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Severe Weather Threat Will Continue Through the Weekend

The risk for severe thunderstorms continues through the weekend. The main threat will shift from parts of eastern Texas into the Ozark Plateau and spread into the lower Mississippi Valley by Saturday afternoon and evening. Severe storms are possible in the Tennessee Valley and southern Plains Sunday. Storms may contain damaging winds, hail and an isolated tornado. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

A Few Clouds

75°F

24°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed S 12 G 20 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1018.1 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Mar 8:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 70 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.03°W
8:06 pm CDT Mar 24, 2017
9pm CDT Mar 24, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 31, 2017
 
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