Severe Storms and Flash Flooding in the Midwest: Critical Fire Weather Threats in the West

Strong to severe storms with damaging winds, large hail, and locally heavy rain will be possible from the Central Plains to the Mid-South and the Great Lakes as a cold front moves eastward. An organized area of thunderstorms may produce a greater severe threat, including a derecho with winds up to 100 mph across parts of Iowa, Illinois, and southern Wisconsin. Read More >

Current conditions at

Acadiana Regional Airport (KARA)

Lat: 30.03°NLon: 91.88°WElev: 13ft.

A Few Clouds

93°F

34°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.09 in (1018.9 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index103°F (39°C)
Last update 10 Aug 1:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Saint Martinville LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 3pm and 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 101. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 103. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 76. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 93 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 3pm and 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 101. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 75. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 103. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Saint Martinville LA
 30.13°N 91.82°W
2:06 pm CDT Aug 10, 2020
2pm CDT Aug 10, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 16, 2020
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database