Strong Coastal Storm to Produce Heavy Rain and Strong Winds Across the Northeast; Severe Thunderstorms will Develop across the Central and Southern Plains

A Nor’easter will impact the northeast with heavy rainfall, flash flooding, and strong winds through tonight. Meanwhile, scattered severe thunderstorms with large hail, damaging wind gusts and isolated tornadoes are forecast across parts of the southern and central Plains from late today through tonight. Critical fire weather conditions for southern portions of the High Plains this afternoon. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Partly Cloudy

79°F

26°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1011.0 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 26 Oct 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette Regional Airport LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 3am and 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10am. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall.  High near 83. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 59. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 74. West wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 69. Northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 50. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 73. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 52. Calm wind.

    Clear

    Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 3am and 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10am. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall. High near 83. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 59. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 74. West wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 69. Northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 50. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 73. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 52. Calm wind.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 55.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette Regional Airport LA
 30.2°N 92°W
6:20 pm CDT Oct 26, 2021
7pm CDT Oct 26, 2021-6pm CDT Nov 2, 2021
 
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