Thunderstorms Along the Eastern Seaboard; Major Winter Storm to Impact the West

A line of thunderstorms will continue to push across the east coast Wednesday evening. A few of these storms may become strong to severe with the main threat being damaging winds. Meanwhile on the west coast, another significant winter storm is expected to begin late Wednesday and last through the weekend. Impacts include heavy mountain snow, heavy rain and gusty winds. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Overcast

55°F

13°C

Humidity 38%
Wind Speed NE 14 G 23 mph
Barometer 30.25 in (1024.3 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill51°F (11°C)
Last update 29 Feb 3:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette LA

  • Today

    Today: Cloudy, with a high near 60. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 60 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight.  Low around 51. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. North wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 64 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Cloudy, with a high near 60. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight. Low around 51. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. North wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.03°W
3:45 am CST Feb 29, 2024
4am CST Feb 29, 2024-6pm CST Mar 6, 2024
 
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