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Multi Day Severe Weather Event Underway across the Gulf Coast and Southeast

Severe thunderstorms with very large hail, damaging winds and isolated tornadoes will be possible across portions of the Lower Mississippi Valley and Central Gulf Coast into Sunday morning. The threat will shift to the southeast coast to central Florida Sunday. Meanwhile in the west, heavy rain and mountain snow will continue from California to the southern Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Mostly Cloudy

77°F

25°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed S 10 G 21 mph
Barometer 29.50 in (998.7 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 21 Jan 3:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette LA

Tornado Watch until January 21, 09:00pm
Wind Advisory January 22, 09:00am until January 22, 06:00pm
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Tornado Watch
Wind Advisory
  •  
    Tornado Watch until January 21, 09:00pm

    NOW until
    9:00pm Sat

    Tornado Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 73. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. West wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 46. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 66. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 47. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 74. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 73. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. West wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 46. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 66. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 47. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 74. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.05°W
3:05 pm CST Jan 21, 2017
4pm CST Jan 21, 2017-6pm CST Jan 28, 2017
 
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