Snow & Ice for the Southern Rockies & Plains; Hurricane Zeta Heading Toward the Northern Gulf Coast

Heavy snow will continue over the southern Rockies and High Plains Tuesday along with record cold temperatures. Meanwhile, significant icing is expected from the southern Texas Panhandle across central Oklahoma. Zeta is forecast to bring hurricane conditions and life-threatening storm surge along portions of the northern Gulf Coast on Wednesday. Critical fire weather will continue out West. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Louisiana Regional Airport (KREG)

Lat: 30.17°NLon: 90.94°WElev: 14ft.

Fog/Mist

65°F

18°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.00 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 27 Oct 2:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Vacherie LA

Hurricane Watch until further notice
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    Hurricane Watch

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 83 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 73. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 73 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Tropical storm conditions possible, with hurricane conditions also possible. Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  High near 80. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Tropical
    Storm
    Conditions
    Possible With
    Hurricane
    Conditions
    Also Possible

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Tropical storm conditions possible. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Tropical
    Storm
    Conditions
    Possible

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. West wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 66. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 73. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Tropical storm conditions possible, with hurricane conditions also possible. Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. High near 80. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
Tropical storm conditions possible. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. West wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 66. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. North wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 71. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 71. North wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Vacherie LA
 29.96°N 90.72°W
2:15 am CDT Oct 27, 2020
2am CDT Oct 27, 2020-6pm CST Nov 2, 2020
 
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