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Storm system to bring heavy rainfall and the potential for flash flooding over the southern Mid Atlantic and Southeast U.S.

A slow moving low pressure system will bring the threat for heavy rainfall, flash flooding, and a few strong to severe thunderstorms into Tuesday. The main threat areas include the southern Mid Atlantic and Southeast U.S. Excessive runoff may lead to flooding of low lying areas, rivers, and streams. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fair

56°F

13°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.90 in (1012.6 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Apr 3:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette LA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 82. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 61. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 82. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 61. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92°W
4:05 am CDT Apr 24, 2017
4am CDT Apr 24, 2017-6pm CDT Apr 30, 2017
 
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