Heavy Rainfall Threat for Southern Plains and Mississippi Valley; Mild Temperatures for the East

Widespread showers and thunderstorms with the risk for flash flooding from the Southern Plains to the Mississippi Valley develops on Tuesday. Moisture tracking into the Pacific Northwest will bring heavy lower elevation/coastal rain and mountain snow. Meanwhile, unseasonably warm temperatures continue for the eastern two-thirds of the country. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Mostly Cloudy

14°C

58°F

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 1018.6 mb (30.08 in)
Dewpoint 11°C (52°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 7 Feb 1:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette LA

Flood Warning until February 9, 12:00pm
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Flood Warning
  •  
    Flood Warning until February 9, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Thu

    Flood Warning

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 12 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 24. East wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 24 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 17. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 17 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers before 9am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. South wind 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 25 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. South wind 25 to 35 km/h becoming northwest 15 to 25 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 11 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 19. North wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 19 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 14. Northwest wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 14 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 24. East wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 17. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers before 9am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. South wind 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. South wind 25 to 35 km/h becoming northwest 15 to 25 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 19. North wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 km/h.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 14. Northwest wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 1. Northwest wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 13.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 3.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 17.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 21.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.03°W
1:30 am CST Feb 7, 2023
1am CST Feb 7, 2023-6pm CST Feb 13, 2023
 
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