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Excessive Heat in parts of the Central and Southern U.S.

Heat Advisories and Excessive Heat Warnings extend from the Southern Plains into the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast today. High temperatures for these areas will mostly be in the upper 90s. A few locations may exceed 100. Hot temperatures combined with high dew points will create heat index values of 100 to 115 degrees. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2° N Lon: 91.99° W Elev: 39 ft.

Overcast

80°F

27°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.7 mb)
Dewpoint 76°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 23 Jul 1:53 pm CDT
Detailed forecast for

Lafayette Parish

Rest Of Today
Showers and chance of thunderstorms late in the morning, then showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the mid 70s. Southwest winds up to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.
Monday
Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 90. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s. Southwest winds up to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 90s. West winds up to 5 mph. Highest heat index readings around 105 in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 70s.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 90s.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 70s.
Thursday
Sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 70s.
Friday
Sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. Highest heat index readings around 105 in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 70s.
Saturday
Mostly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s.



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