Severe Storms and Record Heat in the interior Northwest U.S.

A powerful system off the California coast will produce strong to severe storms with locally heavy rain and flash flooding, large hail, and severe weather across the Northwest U.S.. Storms with destructive winds and a slight tornado risk may develop in eastern Washington and Oregon. Fire Weather threats remain Critical across the Great Basin with record heat, and windy and dry conditions. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

A Few Clouds

31°C

87°F

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed NE 9 km/h
Barometer 1017.4 mb (30.05 in)
Dewpoint 21°C (69°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index33°C (91°F)
Last update 30 May 12:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSW Scott LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 31. North wind around 10 km/h becoming east.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a slight chance of showers between 7pm and 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 32 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. East wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 33 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. East wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 10 to 15 km/h in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Southeast wind 5 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. North wind around 10 km/h becoming east.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a slight chance of showers between 7pm and 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. East wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. East wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 10 to 15 km/h in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Southeast wind 5 to 15 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSW Scott LA
 30.2°N 92.11°W
1:07 pm CDT May 30, 2020
1pm CDT May 30, 2020-6pm CDT Jun 5, 2020
 
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