Snow Continues for the West and Northern Plains; Gusty Winds and Fire Weather for the Central/Southern Plains

A strong cold front continues to push across the Western U.S. today with a storm developing when it reaches the central Plains. Heavy snow will continue across the Intermountain West and Rocky Mountains and spread into the northern Plains and Upper Midwest. Gusty to high winds and critical fire weather conditions are expected for the southern and central Plains today. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Mostly Cloudy

72°F

22°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1022.6 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 2 Dec 7:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW Lafayette LA

Dense Fog Advisory December 3, 12:00am until December 3, 10:00am
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Dense Fog Advisory
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Areas of fog before 10am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 80. Light and variable wind becoming north 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 68 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Areas of fog before 10am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 80. Light and variable wind becoming north 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW Lafayette LA
 30.24°N 92.05°W
5:15 pm CST Dec 2, 2022
8pm CST Dec 2, 2022-6pm CST Dec 9, 2022
 
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