Hazardous Summer Heat Continues For Several Spots

More summer heat is expected for parts of the western and southern U.S. this week. Excessive Heat Warnings are in effect for parts of the West, while Heat Advisories blanket the South. Record high temperatures are possible in the South this weekend well into next week, so this period of hazardous heat will be a prolonged one. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Overcast

81°F

27°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.2 mb)
Dewpoint 78°F (26°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index89°F (32°C)
Last update 18 Jul 4:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette Regional Airport LA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. West wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 105. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 78 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 107. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 78 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. West wind around 5 mph.

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 77. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 77 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 95 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. West wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 105. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 107. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. West wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 77. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 96.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 96.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette Regional Airport LA
 30.2°N 92°W
5:06 am CDT Jul 18, 2018
5am CDT Jul 18, 2018-6pm CDT Jul 24, 2018
 
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