Powerful Storm for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for the Plains; Lake Effect Snow across New York State

Powerful storm will impact most of the West for the remainder of this week and into the first weekend for the month of March. Heavy precipitation, strong winds and blizzard conditions for the mountains are expected. Downwind of Lake Ontario, heavy lake effect snow will affect Upstate New York through today. For the Plains, dry and breezy conditions will raise critical fire weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Acadiana Regional Airport (KARA)

Lat: 30.03°NLon: 91.88°WElev: 13ft.

Mostly Cloudy

60°F

16°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed NE 5 mph
Barometer 30.21 in (1022.7 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Feb 3:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles E Abbeville LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight.  Low around 52. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9am.  Patchy fog between 9am and 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. North wind 5 to 10 mph.  New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  High near 76. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then showers and thunderstorms likely after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight. Low around 52. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9am. Patchy fog between 9am and 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. North wind 5 to 10 mph. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. High near 76. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then showers and thunderstorms likely after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles E Abbeville LA
 29.97°N 92.08°W
3:45 pm CST Feb 29, 2024
4pm CST Feb 29, 2024-6pm CST Mar 7, 2024
 
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