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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fair

78°F

26°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.89 in (1012.2 mb)
Dewpoint 76°F (24°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 24 Aug 1:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SSW Lottie LA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 99. East wind around 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. East wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. East wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Cloudy, with a high near 85. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Cloudy, with a low around 74. East wind around 10 mph.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Cloudy, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Calm wind.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 99. East wind around 5 mph. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. East wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. East wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Cloudy, with a high near 85. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Cloudy, with a low around 74. East wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Cloudy, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SSW Lottie LA
 30.46°N 91.68°W
1:06 am CDT Aug 24, 2017
2am CDT Aug 24, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 30, 2017
 
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