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Severe thunderstorms possible from the central Plains to the upper Midwest

Severe thunderstorms containing damaging winds, large hail, heavy rainfall, and a few isolated tornadoes will be possible this afternoon into tonight from the central Plains to the upper Midwest. The threat is expected to shift east into the Great Lakes region by Friday. In addition, heavy rainfall could cause localized flooding concerns. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fair

73°F

23°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.9 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 28 Jun 6:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SSW Lottie LA

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 84. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 92 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 84. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74.
Independence Day
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SSW Lottie LA
 30.46°N 91.68°W
6:05 am CDT Jun 28, 2017
6am CDT Jun 28, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 4, 2017
 
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