Catastrophic Flooding Persists in Hawaii; Upcoming Pattern Shift to Bring Heavy Mountain Snow to the West

A Kona Low is pulling in deep tropical moisture across the Hawaiian Islands, and producing heavy rain with significant flooding and potential for landslides. Two powerful Gulf of Alaska storms will produce areas of heavy snow and gusty winds, including a broad area of blizzard conditions across southeastern Alaska. These Alaska storms will shift to the western U.S. with heavy mountain snow. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fog/Mist

11°C

52°F

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed N 9 km/h
Barometer 1016.4 mb (30.02 in)
Dewpoint 10°C (50°F)
Visibility 8 km
Wind Chill10°C (50°F)
Last update 7 Dec 5:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette LA

Dense Fog Advisory until December 8, 09:00am
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Dense Fog Advisory
  •  
    Dense Fog Advisory until December 8, 09:00am

    NOW until
    9:00am Wed

    Dense Fog Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers after midnight.  Patchy dense fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 12. North wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Patchy Dense
    Fog then
    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Dense
    Fog

    Low: 12 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 9am.  Patchy dense fog before 9am.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 21. North wind 5 to 15 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Dense
    Fog then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 21 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 14. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southeast after midnight.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 14 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 27 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. South wind around 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 22 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 28. South wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 25 to 30 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 28 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. South wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 18 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming northwest 25 to 30 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 24 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers after midnight. Patchy dense fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 12. North wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 9am. Patchy dense fog before 9am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 21. North wind 5 to 15 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 14. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southeast after midnight.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. South wind around 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 28. South wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 25 to 30 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.
Friday Night
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. South wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming northwest 25 to 30 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. North wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 15.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 4.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 19.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 8.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 22.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.03°W
5:10 pm CST Dec 7, 2021
6pm CST Dec 7, 2021-6pm CST Dec 14, 2021
 
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