Severe Weather Wednesday; Tropical Storm Cristobal; Dangerous Heat Over the Southwest

Clusters of strong to severe thunderstorms are possible Wednesday from parts of the northern and central Plains east into the northern Mid Atlantic. Tropical Storm Cristobal will meander over the Bay of Campeche before lifting north across the Gulf of Mexico on Friday. Excessive heat is forecast Wednesday and Thursday over the Desert Southwest including Phoenix and Las Vegas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fair

29°C

84°F

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 1016.5 mb (30.02 in)
Dewpoint 21°C (69°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index31°C (88°F)
Last update 2 Jun 7:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette Regional Airport LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 10 km/h in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 31 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 32. East wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 10 km/h in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 23 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Northeast wind 10 to 20 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Northeast wind around 20 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 23 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm after midnight.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 10 km/h in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. South wind 5 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 32. East wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm after midnight.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 10 km/h in the morning.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Northeast wind 10 to 20 km/h.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Northeast wind around 20 km/h.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette Regional Airport LA
 30.2°N 92°W
6:06 pm CDT Jun 2, 2020
8pm CDT Jun 2, 2020-6pm CDT Jun 9, 2020
 
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