Dangerous Heat and Humidity Over The East

A very hot and humid airmass will persist over much of the east over the next couple of days. Afternoon high temperatures are forecast to reach 95 to 100 degrees with heat index values ranging from 100 to 110 degrees. The dangerous heat wave will impact major I-95 cities from North Carolina to New York. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

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

Thunderstorm in Vicinity Light Rain

76°F

24°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1013.2 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index76°F (24°C)
Last update 25 Jul 6:53 pm CDT
Detailed forecast for

Lafayette Parish

Tonight
Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then partly cloudy with slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the mid 70s. Northeast winds up to 5 mph in the evening becoming light. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny with chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning...then mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 80s. Northeast winds up to 5 mph shifting to the south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the upper 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the mid 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.
Thursday
Partly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 90.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s.
Friday
Partly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 90.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s.
Saturday
Partly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s.
Sunday
Partly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 90.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s.
Monday
Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s.



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