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Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Central Gulf Coast; More Storms Move into the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the next several days along the central Gulf Coast and portions of the southeast. Storms may contain damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes. Meanwhile, more storms will bring heavy rain, with heavy snow in the mountains to California and the southern Rockies through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

New Iberia, Acadiana Regional Airport (KARA)

Lat: 30.03°NLon: 91.88°WElev: 23ft.

Fair

68°F

20°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.76 in (1007.8 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 20 Jan 7:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles WSW Louisa LA

Tornado Watch until January 21, 02:00am
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Tornado Watch
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    Tornado Watch until January 21, 02:00am

    NOW until
    2:00am Sat

    Tornado Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe.  Low around 64. Southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before noon.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 72 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 66. Windy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds and
    Windy

    High: 66 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Windy, with a northwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Windy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 63. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 53. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 69. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe. Low around 64. Southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before noon. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 66. Windy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Windy, with a northwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 63. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 53. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 69. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles WSW Louisa LA
 29.74°N 91.85°W
8:05 pm CST Jan 20, 2017
8pm CST Jan 20, 2017-6pm CST Jan 27, 2017
 
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