Cold and Windy in the Northeast U.S. and Soggy in the South and Southeast

An intense area of low pressure near Nova Scotia is producing very cold and windy conditions across the Northeast. A slew of hazards are in effect from high wind warnings and wind advisories to wind chill warnings and advisories. Meanwhile across the South and Southeast a shield of locally heavy rain and some thunderstorms may result in a marginal threat of flooding across both regions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Overcast

49°F

9°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed NE 14 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1019.8 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 2 Mar 5:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette LA

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  High near 54. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 54 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. North wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 62. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 62 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 41. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 67. North wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. East wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. High near 54. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. North wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 62. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 67. North wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. East wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.03°W
6:05 am CST Mar 2, 2021
6am CST Mar 2, 2021-6pm CST Mar 8, 2021
 
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