Arctic Cold Front to Bring Areas of Heavy Snow and Much Below Normal Temperatures to the Central U.S.

A strong cold front will sag south across the central U.S. today through this weekend with heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies into the central Plains, Great Lakes, and eventually the Northeast. Much below normal temperatures will spread across much of the northwest and north-central U.S. this weekend into next week. Heavy rain near the Gulf may bring flooding in the South. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fair

50°F

10°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 30.41 in (1029.8 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill48°F (9°C)
Last update 27 Jan 8:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette Regional Airport LA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers between midnight and 3am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 61. Southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 71. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 69. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 59. East wind around 10 mph.

    Cloudy then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 70. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. South wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers between midnight and 3am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 61. Southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 71. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 69. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 59. East wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 70. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 52.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 64.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 50.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette Regional Airport LA
 30.2°N 92°W
5:30 am CST Jan 27, 2023
9am CST Jan 27, 2023-6pm CST Feb 2, 2023
 
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