Ice and Heavy Rain in the Southern States; Upcoming Arctic Blast for Northeast

The epic ice storm across a portion of the Southern U.S. will come to an end on Thursday. A system tracking near the Gulf Coast will clear-out the frozen mess, while also producing heavy rain and perhaps a severe thunderstorm for the Gulf Coast states. Meanwhile, a glancing shot of arctic air will sweep through the Northeastern U.S. on Friday to produce very dangerous wind chills through Saturday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Louisiana Regional Airport (KREG)

Lat: 30.17°NLon: 90.94°WElev: 14ft.

Overcast

53°F

12°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.19 in
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 Feb 8:15 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Vacherie LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3am.  Areas of fog after midnight.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 55. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers before 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and 11am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am.  Areas of fog before 9am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 72. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Areas Fog

    High: 72 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 43. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 57. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Becoming
    Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 37. North wind around 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 62. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 48. North wind around 5 mph becoming east in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3am. Areas of fog after midnight. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 55. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers before 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and 11am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am. Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 72. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 43. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 57. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 37. North wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 62. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48. North wind around 5 mph becoming east in the evening.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 72. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. South wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. East wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Vacherie LA
 29.96°N 90.72°W
5:25 pm CST Feb 1, 2023
8pm CST Feb 1, 2023-6pm CST Feb 8, 2023
 
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