Spring Storm in the East; Unsettled Weather in the West

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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Overcast

66°F

19°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.6 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Mar 4:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette LA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. North wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 75. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. East wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. North wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 75. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. East wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.03°W
5:05 am CDT Mar 29, 2020
5am CDT Mar 29, 2020-6pm CDT Apr 4, 2020
 
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