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Severe weather threat shifts east into Mississippi Valley on Wednesday

The National Weather Service Storm Prediction Center expects an enhanced risk of severe weather on Wednesday. The area of greatest concern is from central Missouri through Arkansas into eastern Texas and Louisiana. In this area, damaging winds, very large hail and isolated tornadoes are all possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Partly Cloudy

73°F

23°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1011.1 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Mar 6:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette LA

Wind Advisory March 29, 12:00pm until March 29, 06:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. South wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Some of the storms could be severe.  Cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 84. South wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 61. South wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. South wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Some of the storms could be severe. Cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 84. South wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 61. South wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.03°W
6:06 am CDT Mar 29, 2017
7am CDT Mar 29, 2017-6pm CDT Apr 4, 2017
 
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