Dangerous Heat in a Couple of Locations; Active Monsoon

Dangerous heat continues in a couple of locations today. In the Pacific Northwest to the central Valley of California and across the Gulf Coast region from the western Florida Panhandle to eastern Texas. Meanwhile, the monsoon threat of heavy rainfall and flooding will be possible in the Four Corners region and west Texas today, with a more significant threat on Friday in Arizona and New Mexico. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Mostly Cloudy

91°F

33°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed W 9 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.7 mb)
Dewpoint 76°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index103°F (39°C)
Last update 17 Aug 11:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Church Point LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 3pm and 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 101. Southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  High near 90. Heat index values as high as 98. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 74 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 86. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 89 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 90 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 3pm and 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 101. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. High near 90. Heat index values as high as 98. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 86. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
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Point Forecast:
Church Point LA
 30.41°N 92.21°W
3:35 am CDT Aug 17, 2022
12pm CDT Aug 17, 2022-6pm CDT Aug 23, 2022
 
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