Inclement Weather in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast; Below Normal Temperatures Continue

A strong cold front will bring heavy wet snow from the eastern Great Lakes into northern New England and strong thunderstorms with damaging winds in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast. Well below average temperatures will continue behind this storm system or east of the Rockies, as numerous record low temperatures are likely. Critical fire weather conditions expected in the Southwest and Southeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fair

16°C

61°F

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed N 24 G 46 km/h
Barometer 1023.8 mb (30.24 in)
Dewpoint 4°C (39°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 21 Apr 12:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NNW Abbeville LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 19. North wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 19 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 8. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 8 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 22. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 km/h.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 22 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 15. East wind 10 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 15 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 24. Southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 24 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southeast wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 19 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7am and 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 15. North wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 15 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 27. East wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 27 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 19. North wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 8. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Thursday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 22. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 km/h.
Thursday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 15. East wind 10 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 24. Southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southeast wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7am and 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15. North wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 27. East wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NNW Abbeville LA
 30.04°N 92.16°W
12:15 pm CDT Apr 21, 2021
1pm CDT Apr 21, 2021-6pm CDT Apr 27, 2021
 
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