Mid-Atlantic Severe Thunderstorms; Western Heat Wave

A persistent heat wave will continue to bring dangerously hot temperatures and set new records across much of the Western U.S. through this week. Excessive Heat Watches and Warnings are in effect. Severe thunderstorms associated with damaging wind gusts and hail will be possible across parts of the Mid-Atlantic, including the National Capitol Region, this afternoon and evening. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fair

32°C

89°F

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed E 6 km/h
Barometer 1014.0 mb (29.95 in)
Dewpoint 23°C (73°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index36°C (97°F)
Last update 14 Jun 1:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Broadmoor LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Heat index values as high as 39. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 34 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Heat index values as high as 39. Calm wind.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 34 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy during the evening, then mostly clear overnight, with a low around 23. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Sunny, with a high near 34. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 34 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 23. East wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 33. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 10 km/h in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 33 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. East wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Heat index values as high as 39. Calm wind.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. Calm wind.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Heat index values as high as 39. Calm wind.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy during the evening, then mostly clear overnight, with a low around 23. Calm wind.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 34. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23. East wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 33. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 10 km/h in the morning.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. East wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Broadmoor LA
 30.18°N 92.05°W
1:30 pm CDT Jun 14, 2021
2pm CDT Jun 14, 2021-6pm CDT Jun 20, 2021
 
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