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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Overcast

72°F

22°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed N 12 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1016.9 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Oct 1:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette Regional Airport LA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. North wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 7am.  Cloudy, with a high near 71. North wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 59. North wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 70. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Cloudy, with a low around 59. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. North wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. North wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 7am. Cloudy, with a high near 71. North wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 59. North wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 70. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Cloudy, with a low around 59. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. North wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette Regional Airport LA
 30.2°N 92°W
2:06 am CDT Oct 16, 2018
2am CDT Oct 16, 2018-6pm CDT Oct 22, 2018
 
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