Pacific Storm Brings Multiple Impacts to the West;Severe Weather Expected in the Central U.S.

A strong storm is expected to produce heavy rainfall in northern and central California that could lead to significant and life-threatening flash floods and mudslides, particularly over burn scar areas, and periods of heavy snow and gusty winds from the Cascades and Sierra into the Intermountain West through Monday. Severe thunderstorms and heavy rainfall expected in the Mid-Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fair

74°F

23°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1014.0 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Oct 10:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 72 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers before 7am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 70. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could be severe.  High near 83. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 61. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers before 7am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70. Calm wind.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could be severe. High near 83. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 61. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.03°W
10:51 pm CDT Oct 23, 2021
11pm CDT Oct 23, 2021-6pm CDT Oct 30, 2021
 
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