Severe Thunderstorms And Locally Heavy Rainfall Possible Over Portions Of The Plains, Midwest, And Southeast

A stationary front will keep scattered showers and thunderstorms in the forecast through Thursday over portions of the Plains, Midwest,and southeast U.S. A few of the storms could contain damaging winds and large hail. Hot temperatures will continue across portions of the Desert Southwest and Inter-Mountain West.
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Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fog/Mist

74°F

23°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.4 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 30 Jun 6:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SSW Lottie LA

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 98. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 76. South wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 76. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Independence Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 91 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 98. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Calm wind.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 100. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76. South wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 5 mph.
Independence Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SSW Lottie LA
 30.46°N 91.68°W
7:05 am CDT Jun 30, 2016
7am CDT Jun 30, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 6, 2016
 
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