Inclement Weather in the West

A couple of systems will impact the West Coast bringing precipitation to the Pacific Northwest, California, and into the Great Basin through the weekend. Periods of moderate to heavy rain, thunderstorms, gusty winds, and periods of heavy mountain are expected in northern California. Travel impacts are expected due to heavy snow over the Sierras. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Mostly Cloudy

65°F

18°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.6 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 4 Apr 4:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NNW Church Point LA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. North wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Cloudy then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the morning.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. North wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NNW Church Point LA
 30.47°N 92.26°W
5:05 am CDT Apr 4, 2020
5am CDT Apr 4, 2020-6pm CDT Apr 10, 2020
 
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