Record Warmth for the Central and West; Active Weather for Alaska and Hawaii

High pressure from the west coast to the southeast will bring above normal temperatures to the area. A developing storm will bring heavy snow, blizzard conditions and bitterly cold temperatures to Alaska this weekend. Heavy rain and flooding expected in the lower elevations of Hawaii and blizzard conditions are expected in the Big Island Summits this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fog

52°F

11°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.11 in (1019.7 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 0.25 mi
Last update 3 Dec 4:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette LA

Dense Fog Advisory until December 3, 10:00am
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Dense Fog Advisory
  •  
    Dense Fog Advisory until December 3, 10:00am

    NOW until
    10:00am Fri

    Dense Fog Advisory

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Widespread dense fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Calm wind.

    Dense Fog

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Widespread dense fog, mainly before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Dense Fog
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Areas of fog after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Areas
    Fog

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Areas of fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Areas Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Widespread dense fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Calm wind.
Friday
Widespread dense fog, mainly before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Areas of fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Areas of fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.03°W
4:55 am CST Dec 3, 2021
5am CST Dec 3, 2021-6pm CST Dec 9, 2021
 
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