Mountain Snow Continues in the Southwest While Ice and Snow Fall From the Mid-Atlantic to the Northeast

A storm shifting into the Four Corners region will produce heavy mountain snow into Monday. An eastern storm will track across the Mid-Atlantic region through early Monday with a swath of ice and snow extending into the Northeast. Tuesday into Wednesday, a stronger eastern storm is forecast to impact the eastern half of the U.S. with areas of excessive rain, heavy snow and ice. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Overcast

49°F

9°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed N 16 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1017.7 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill43°F (6°C)
Last update 18 Feb 3:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette Regional Airport LA

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 51. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe.  Cloudy, with a high near 71. East wind around 15 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Showers
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 69. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 58. North wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 70. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 70 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Washington's Birthday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around 51. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe. Cloudy, with a high near 71. East wind around 15 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could be severe. Cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 69. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 58. North wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 70. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 77.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette Regional Airport LA
 30.2°N 92°W
4:06 am CST Feb 18, 2019
4am CST Feb 18, 2019-6pm CST Feb 24, 2019
 
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