Severe Thunderstorms in the Midwest and Heavy Snow in the Northern Rockies on Wednesday

Scattered severe thunderstorms (Slight Risk Level 2 of 5) are possible Wednesday afternoon and evening from southern Lower Michigan into parts of the Midwest/Ohio Valley. A cold front sweeping across the north-central U.S. will bring additional heavy snow along the mountains and foothills of the northern Rockies into Thursday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Overcast

23°C

73°F

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Vrbl 6 km/h
Barometer 1016.8 mb (30.03 in)
Dewpoint 22°C (72°F)
Visibility 11 km
Last update 17 Apr 7:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette Regional Airport LA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. South wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 29 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. South wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 22 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. South wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 30 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. South wind 10 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 31 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. East wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. East wind around 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 18 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Northeast wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 22 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. South wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 km/h.
Tonight
Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. South wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.
Thursday
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. South wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. South wind 10 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. East wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. East wind around 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Northeast wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette Regional Airport LA
 30.2°N 92°W
7:45 am CDT Apr 17, 2024
8am CDT Apr 17, 2024-6pm CDT Apr 23, 2024
 
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