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Severe Thunderstorms for the Midwest, Monsoon in the Southwest, Heat Continues in Southern and Central U.S on Wednesday

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible Wednesday in portions of the Midwest. Heavy rain, hail and damaging winds will all be possible, but a tornado cannot be ruled out either. The monsoonal flash flood threat remains in the Desert Southwest and Southern Rockies. Hot temperatures continue in the Southern Plains and Mississippi Valley. Heat Advisories are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Mostly Cloudy

79°F

26°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.12 in (1019.9 mb)
Dewpoint 78°F (26°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 26 Jul 5:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette LA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 76. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 103. West wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 76. West wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 94. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 78 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. North wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. North wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 76. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 103. West wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76. West wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 94. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. North wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. North wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 89.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.03°W
5:06 am CDT Jul 26, 2017
6am CDT Jul 26, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 1, 2017
 
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