Barry Fading Away; Attention Turns To Major Summer Heat Wave

Post-Tropical Barry continues to steadily weaken and will fade away over the next day or two. The decaying system may still produce very heavy rainfall and possible flash flooding from the Lower Mississippi Valley to the Ohio Valley. Attention on the weather then shifts from Barry to a major summer heat wave mid to late week into the weekend, across much of the Central and Eastern states. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Mostly Cloudy

28°C

82°F

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed S 17 km/h
Barometer 1016.3 mb (30.02 in)
Dewpoint 27°C (80°F)
Visibility 14 km
Heat Index34°C (93°F)
Last update 16 Jul 12:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NE Scott LA

Flood Warning until July 19, 10:00pm
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Flood Warning
  •  
    Flood Warning until July 19, 10:00pm

    NOW until
    10:00pm Fri

    Flood Warning

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 24 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Heat index values as high as 39. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. South wind 5 to 15 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Heat index values as high as 39. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 24. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 24 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. South wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 24. South wind 5 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 24 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Sunny, with a high near 32. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Heat index values as high as 39. South wind 10 to 15 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. South wind 5 to 15 km/h.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Heat index values as high as 39. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. South wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24. South wind 5 to 15 km/h.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 32. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 32.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NE Scott LA
 30.27°N 92.05°W
12:06 am CDT Jul 16, 2019
1am CDT Jul 16, 2019-6pm CDT Jul 22, 2019
 
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