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Severe weather possible for parts of central Plains, mid-Atlantic to New England

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a Slight Risk of severe thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon and evening across parts of the central Plains, from northwestern Kansas to southwestern Nebraska and extreme northeastern Colorado, as well across parts of the mid-Atlantic and eastern New England. Isolated strong to severe storms are possible in areas surrounding the Slight Risk areas.
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Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fair

94°F

34°C

Humidity 46%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.3 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index100°F (38°C)
Last update 4 Aug 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SSW Lottie LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 105. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 104. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 78 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. West wind around 5 mph.

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 105. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 104. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. West wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SSW Lottie LA
 30.46°N 91.68°W
6:06 pm CDT Aug 4, 2015
7pm CDT Aug 4, 2015-6pm CDT Aug 11, 2015
 
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