Areas of Severe Weather and Flash Flooding

The threat for severe weather and flash flooding continues in several spots across the country. An enhanced risk of severe storms is likely from KS to TX, w/ very large hail and damaging winds being the main concern, while a slight severe threat covers the Mid-Atlantic. Excessive rainfall w/ flooding remains possible from the southern Appalachians into the Mid-Atlantic and over the central Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

A Few Clouds

89°F

32°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed NW 6 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1013.0 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index96°F (36°C)
Last update 18 Jun 1:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles W Estherwood LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 98. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 102. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 78 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 78 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 98. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 102. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles W Estherwood LA
 30.18°N 92.5°W
1:07 pm CDT Jun 18, 2019
2pm CDT Jun 18, 2019-6pm CDT Jun 24, 2019
 
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