Continued Heavy Rain for Portions of Texas and Louisiana; Critical Fire Weather Threats in the Great Basin

Slow moving tropical depression Imelda will produce heavy rain and flooding across southeastern Texas and southwestern Louisiana through late this week. Isolated areas may receive as much as 25 inches of rain, and flash flood watches are in effect, including for the Houston metro area. Active storms in the West will keep fire weather threats elevated to critical in the Great Basin. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fair

76°F

24°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.3 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index76°F (24°C)
Last update 19 Sep 3:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles W Estherwood LA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 7am.  Cloudy, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 74. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. East wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. East wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 73. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 7am. Cloudy, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 74. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. East wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. East wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles W Estherwood LA
 30.18°N 92.5°W
3:06 am CDT Sep 19, 2019
4am CDT Sep 19, 2019-6pm CDT Sep 25, 2019
 
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