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Cool and Dry in the East; Turning Stormy in the Northwest

Much cooler temperatures behind a cold front will bring a feeling of fall to the East Coast today. In addition, an active fall storm pattern developing in the Pacific Northwest this week will bring areas of heavy rain and high elevation snow. Northern California will benefit from rainfall this week that will aid firefighters given the recent large wildfires. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fair

61°F

16°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed NE 12 mph
Barometer 30.23 in (1023.8 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Oct 9:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette LA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 79. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 53. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 82. East wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 85. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. East wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 85. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. East wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 79. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 53. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 82. East wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 85. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. East wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 85. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. East wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.05°W
10:05 am CDT Oct 17, 2017
10am CDT Oct 17, 2017-6pm CDT Oct 23, 2017
 
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