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Heavy Snowfall expected over the Intermountain West and the Great Lakes

A series of storm systems will bring heavy snowfall to much of the Intermountain West through the weekend. Snow will also spread onto the northern Plains with travel difficulties possible. Heavy Lake Effect snow will continue in favored locations downwind of the Great Lakes with western New York picking up storm total amounts of 2 to 3 feet. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fair

37°F

3°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed NE 17 G 23 mph
Barometer 30.57 in (1035.0 mb)
Dewpoint 20°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill27°F (-3°C)
Last update 9 Dec 7:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette LA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 30. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 55. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 44. East wind around 5 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 72. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 30. North wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 55. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 44. East wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 72. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.05°W
8:05 am CST Dec 9, 2016
8am CST Dec 9, 2016-6pm CST Dec 15, 2016
 
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