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Severe Weather and Flooding Possible Saturday in the Mid-Mississippi & Lower Ohio River Valleys

A potent spring storm system with abundant moisture will bring a chance of significant severe weather and heavy rain across parts of the southern & central Plains to the lower Ohio & Tennessee Valleys on Saturday. Strong tornadoes, extremely large hail, and widespread damaging winds are possible in these areas. 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

78°F

26°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.5 mb)
Dewpoint 76°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 27 May 2:53 am CDT
Detailed forecast for

Lafayette Parish

Tonight
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. South winds around 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the lower 70s. Southwest winds up to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
Memorial Day
Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the morning, then chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 70.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 70.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s.
Thursday
Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s.
Friday
Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.



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351 PM CDT Fri May 26 2017
 
 

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