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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fog/Mist

71°F

22°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 29.83 in (1010.2 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 27 May 6:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette Regional Airport LA

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 91. Northeast wind around 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light northwest  after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Northwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 76. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 91. Northeast wind around 5 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph becoming northwest after midnight. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Memorial Day
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light northwest after midnight.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Northwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 76. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 76.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 76.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 95.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette Regional Airport LA
 30.2°N 92°W
6:06 am CDT May 27, 2018
7am CDT May 27, 2018-6pm CDT Jun 2, 2018
 
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