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A stormy Friday expected for parts of the central and southern U.S.

Heavy rain, flash flooding and thunderstorms are expected on Friday, from the Southern Plains to the Tennessee Valley. Some of the storms may become severe in the afternoon and evening, especially in the ArkLaTex region and parts of the Lower Mississippi Valley. Primary hazards will be isolated damaging winds gusts and hail. The Central High Plains and the Carolinas could also see strong storms.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Mostly Cloudy

89°F

32°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1017.3 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index97°F (36°C)
Last update 3 Jul 11:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SSW Lottie LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Tonight

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 89 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 90 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Monday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Tuesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 93 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 102. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light after midnight.
Independence Day
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 98. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light after midnight.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SSW Lottie LA
 30.46°N 91.68°W
12:05 pm CDT Jul 3, 2015
1pm CDT Jul 3, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 9, 2015
 
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