Critical Fire Weather Concerns in the Plains; Powerful Storm in the West; Heavy Lake-Effect Snow Downwind of the Great Lakes

Very warm, dry air combined with winds gusting as high as 30 mph will support critical fire weather concerns across the central Plains through this afternoon. In the west, blizzard conditions in the mountains and heavy coastal rain will prevail through the weekend. Hazardous travel is anticipated. Lake-effect snow will develop over the upper parts of Michigan and southeast Lake Ontario today. Read More >

Current conditions at

Louisiana Regional Airport (KREG)

Lat: 30.17°NLon: 90.94°WElev: 14ft.

Overcast

9°C

49°F

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed W 6 km/h
Barometer 30.09 in
Dewpoint 9°C (48°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 1 Mar 4:15 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Vacherie LA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Patchy fog. Steady temperature around 13. East wind around 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 13 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Patchy fog between 7am and 2pm. High near 19. North wind around 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 19 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 17. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 17 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8am and 9am.  Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 23. North wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 23 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. Southeast wind 5 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 25 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 17 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  High near 25. Southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 25 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then showers and thunderstorms likely after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Southeast wind 20 to 25 km/h.

    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 18 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Patchy fog. Steady temperature around 13. East wind around 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Patchy fog between 7am and 2pm. High near 19. North wind around 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 17. Calm wind.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8am and 9am. Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 23. North wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. Southeast wind 5 to 15 km/h.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. High near 25. Southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then showers and thunderstorms likely after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Southeast wind 20 to 25 km/h.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. South wind 15 to 25 km/h becoming southwest in the morning.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 25. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. East wind around 15 km/h.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
Vacherie LA
 29.96°N 90.72°W
4:16 am CST Mar 1, 2024
4am CST Mar 1, 2024-6pm CST Mar 7, 2024
 
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