Strong Cold Front Crossing the Eastern U.S.; Another Winter Storm to Enter the Western U.S.

A strong cold front will cross the Eastern U.S. today with widespread gusty to high winds, showers and thunderstorms, some severe, and in the Great Lakes and Northeast a change to snow following the front. Another significant winter storm will bring impacts to the West Coast beginning late tonight into the weekend. Very heavy mountain snow, strong winds, and heavy rain will all be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Louisiana Regional Airport (KREG)

Lat: 30.17°NLon: 90.94°WElev: 14ft.

Partly Cloudy

78°F

26°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 30.04 in
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 28 Feb 3:15 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Vacherie LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. East wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 61 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight.  Low around 54. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  High near 68. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. North wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. East wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight. Low around 54. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. High near 68. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. North wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Vacherie LA
 29.96°N 90.72°W
2:52 pm CST Feb 28, 2024
3pm CST Feb 28, 2024-6pm CST Mar 6, 2024
 
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