Atmospheric River Impacting the West Coast

A strong frontal system impacting California will bring gusty winds, heavy rain, and mountain snow. White out/blizzard conditions and heavy snow in the Sierra Nevada may cause road closures and travel delays. Additionally flash flooding and debris flows are possible across parts of central and southern California. A wintry mix is expected in the Tennessee Valley into the southern Appalachians. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

61°F

16°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NE 7 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1011.1 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Last update 26 Jan 9:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 56. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 68. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 68 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 56. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 62. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. South wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 56. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 68. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 56. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 62. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. South wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.03°W
10:05 pm CST Jan 26, 2021
10pm CST Jan 26, 2021-6pm CST Feb 2, 2021
 
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