Thunderstorms in the Central Plains; Below Average Temperatures in the East

Storms capable of producing large hail and a few strong wind gusts will be possible from central Nebraska into northern Kansas. Below normal temperatures are expected east of the Rockies, while the western third of the country warms up. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Overcast

66°F

19°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 30.15 in (1020.9 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 13 May 4:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NNW Abbeville LA

Flood Warning until May 15, 07:00am
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Flood Warning
  •  
    Flood Warning until May 15, 07:00am

    NOW until
    7:00am Sat

    Flood Warning

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 80. East wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 82. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. North wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80. East wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 82. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NNW Abbeville LA
 30.04°N 92.16°W
3:15 am CDT May 13, 2021
5am CDT May 13, 2021-6pm CDT May 19, 2021
 
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