Mid-Atlantic Severe Storms; Western Heat and Fire Weather Threats

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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fair

28°C

82°F

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed W 11 km/h
Barometer 1013.1 mb (29.92 in)
Dewpoint 24°C (76°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index32°C (89°F)
Last update 13 Jun 12:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette LA

Flood Warning until June 13, 08:12am
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Flood Warning
  •  
    Flood Warning until June 13, 08:12am

    NOW until
    8:12am Sun

    Flood Warning

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. West wind around 10 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 24 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Heat index values as high as 38. West wind 5 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 33 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 24 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Heat index values as high as 39. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 34 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 34 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 23. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Sunny, with a high near 34. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 34 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. West wind around 10 km/h.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Heat index values as high as 38. West wind 5 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. Calm wind.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Heat index values as high as 39. Calm wind.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. Calm wind.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming northwest after midnight.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 34. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 33.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.03°W
11:25 pm CDT Jun 12, 2021
1am CDT Jun 13, 2021-6pm CDT Jun 19, 2021
 
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