Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fair

67°F

19°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.92 in (1013.2 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 2 May 2:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SSW Lottie LA

Flash Flood Watch until May 2, 07:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
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    Flash Flood Watch until May 2, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Mon

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 70. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 80. South wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. North wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 78. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 59. West wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 79. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 70. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 80. South wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. North wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 78. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 59. West wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 79. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SSW Lottie LA
 30.46°N 91.68°W
3:05 am CDT May 2, 2016
3am CDT May 2, 2016-6pm CDT May 8, 2016
 
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