Heavy Rain and Mountain Snow For the West Coast; Lake Effect Snow in the Great Lakes

A series of Pacific storms will deliver multiple rounds of heavy rain and mountain snow Wednesday into the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. There is an elevated concern for flash flooding, mudslides and debris flows near wildfire burn scars in California. A weak storm system will cross the Great Lakes Wednesday with accumulating Lake Effect snow. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fair

57°F

14°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed N 9 mph
Barometer 30.24 in (1024.0 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Nov 4:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 40. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 61. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. North wind around 5 mph.  New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Thanksgiving
    Day

    Thanksgiving Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. East wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 66. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 66 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind around 5 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 40. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 61. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. North wind around 5 mph. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thanksgiving Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. East wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 66. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind around 5 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.03°W
5:06 pm CST Nov 20, 2018
5pm CST Nov 20, 2018-6pm CST Nov 27, 2018
 
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