Critical Fire Weather Conditions For Much of the West; Summer-Like Warmth for Parts of the Central and Southwest U.S.

Unsettled conditions in the Southeast, Mid Atlantic, and Pacific Northwest will gradually improve this weekend. Meanwhile, critical fire weather conditions are expected to persist over parts of the Rockies, Plains, and Great Basin. Widespread above normal temperatures are anticipated over much of the Central and Southwest U.S. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Mostly Cloudy

26°C

78°F

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed NE 7 km/h
Barometer 1014.2 mb (29.95 in)
Dewpoint 18°C (65°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index27°C (80°F)
Last update 25 Sep 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. East wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 29 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 21. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 21 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 30 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. North wind 10 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 15 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Sunny, with a high near 23. North wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 23 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 13. North wind 5 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 13 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Calm wind.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. East wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. Calm wind.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. North wind 10 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 23. North wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13. North wind 5 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 25.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 26.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 25.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.03°W
5:05 pm CDT Sep 25, 2020
5pm CDT Sep 25, 2020-6pm CDT Oct 2, 2020
 
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