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Fire Weather Threat Continues in California; Wintry Conditions in Northern Rockies, Great Lakes & Northeast

Gusty winds and low humidity will again result in elevated to critical fire weather conditions across portions of California through the weekend. Meanwhile, a cold front will bring rain and high elevation snowfall to the northern Rockies and Pacific Northwest. Areas of snow and seasonably chilly temperatures will also persist near the Great Lakes and parts of the Northeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Light Rain

46°F

8°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 30.25 in (1024.1 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill42°F (6°C)
Last update 15 Dec 11:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 50 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 59. East wind around 5 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 59 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 54. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 72. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 71 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 61. South wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 59. East wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Showers likely, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 54. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 72. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 61. South wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.05°W
12:06 pm CST Dec 15, 2017
12pm CST Dec 15, 2017-6pm CST Dec 21, 2017
 
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