Arctic Airmass for the Eastern Two-Thirds of the Nation; Strong Winds for Portions of the West

Bitterly cold temperatures continue across most of the eastern two-thirds of the nation this weekend. A weak clipper may bring some light snow across the northern tier of the country through Sunday. Strong winds are forecast for portions of the Sierra Nevada and southern California today. Periods of heavy rain with snowmelt and runoff may result in flooding across southeast Alaska this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fair

-3°C

26°F

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed N 13 km/h
Barometer 1030.4 mb (30.43 in)
Dewpoint -7°C (20°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-8°C (18°F)
Last update 22 Jan 5:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Lafayette LA

Hard Freeze Warning January 22, 10:00pm until January 23, 08:00am
Hard Freeze Warning until January 22, 09:00am
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Hard Freeze Warning
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    Hard Freeze Warning until January 22, 09:00am

    NOW until
    9:00am Sat

    Hard Freeze Warning

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 8. North wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 8 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around -5. North wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Clear

    Low: -5 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 13. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 13 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 1. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 1 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16. Southwest wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 16 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers before midnight, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between midnight and 3am, then showers after 3am.  Low around 8. Southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming northwest 20 to 25 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    Low: 8 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 16. North wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 16 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. North wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 2 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 8. North wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around -5. North wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 13. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 1. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16. Southwest wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Showers before midnight, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between midnight and 3am, then showers after 3am. Low around 8. Southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming northwest 20 to 25 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 16. North wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. North wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 11. North wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -1.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 12.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 13.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Lafayette LA
 30.24°N 92.05°W
4:56 am CST Jan 22, 2022
6am CST Jan 22, 2022-6pm CST Jan 28, 2022
 
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