Heavy Rainfall Expected Over the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic; Unsettled in the Pacific Northwest, Rockies, and Plains

Locally heavy rainfall and a few severe thunderstorms are possible over the Southeast and Mid Atlantic as the remnants of Nestor move across the region through Sunday. Elsewhere, periods of rain and snow can be expected over the Pacific Northwest, Plains, and Upper Mississippi Valley while scattered strong to severe thunderstorms affect parts of Texas, Arkansas, and Oklahoma by late Sunday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fair

73°F

23°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.76 in (1007.8 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Oct 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NE Scott LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 73. South wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 81. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 74. North wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 74. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. East wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the evening.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 73. South wind around 10 mph.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 81. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 74. North wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 74. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. East wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 59.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NE Scott LA
 30.27°N 92.05°W
6:07 pm CDT Oct 19, 2019
7pm CDT Oct 19, 2019-6pm CDT Oct 26, 2019
 
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