Heat and Monsoonal Conditions This Week

Dangerous heat will build across portions of the West through this week where new daily record highs are forecast. Monsoonal showers and thunderstorms may result in flash flooding and debris flows for portions of Southwest into the Four Corners and central Rockies through at least the midweek. Stationary frontal boundary across the South and Southeast will focus showers and thunderstorms. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fair

81°F

27°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.4 mb)
Dewpoint 76°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 15 Aug 7:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NE Carencro LA

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 98. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 98. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 91 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 73 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 84. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 98. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 98. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 84. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NE Carencro LA
 30.33°N 92.02°W
6:01 am CDT Aug 15, 2022
8am CDT Aug 15, 2022-6pm CDT Aug 21, 2022
 
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