Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain in the South; Another Pacific Storm Moves into the West

Isolated strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible across parts of the Southern Plains into the lower Mississippi Valley. Locally heavy rain will impact the central Gulf Coast. Another Pacific storm will produce moderate to heavy precipitation amounts into northern California and southwestern Oregon. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Overcast

20°C

68°F

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Vrbl 6 km/h
Barometer 1012.2 mb (29.89 in)
Dewpoint 19°C (66°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 4 Mar 11:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette LA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am.  Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 19 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm.  Areas of fog before 10am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 26. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming northwest in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Areas Fog

    High: 26 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Patchy fog after 10pm.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  after midnight.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 17 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Areas of fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 km/h in the morning.

    Areas Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. South wind around 10 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 26 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southeast wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Southwest wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 26 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. South wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 16 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm. Areas of fog before 10am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 26. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming northwest in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Tuesday Night
Patchy fog after 10pm. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm after midnight.
Wednesday
Areas of fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 km/h in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. South wind around 10 km/h.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southeast wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Southwest wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. South wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 km/h.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 18.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.03°W
11:46 pm CST Mar 4, 2024
12am CST Mar 5, 2024-6pm CDT Mar 10, 2024
 
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