Hot temperatures across the west; southeast

Heat and humidity will impact the southeast early this week. Heat indices over 100 degrees are expected from the Texas Gulf Coast to the Florida Panhandle, into the lower Mississippi Valley and portions of Alabama and Georgia. Excessive heat will return to the Desert Southwest Monday and persist through the week. Temperatures over 100 will also expand to the Intermountain West.
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Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Partly Cloudy

95°F

35°C

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1018.2 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index107°F (42°C)
Last update 26 Jun 2:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 102. East wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 105. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 89 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 102. East wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 105. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77.
Saturday
A 30 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
3:05 pm CDT Jun 26, 2016
3pm CDT Jun 26, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 2, 2016
 
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