Severe Thunderstorms Expected for Portions of the Northeast; Mountain Snow and Heavy Rain Persist in the West

Severe thunderstorms will continue to develop across the Upper Ohio Valley region into portions of the interior Northeast through this evening. Damaging winds are the main threat however, large hail and a couple of tornadoes are also possible. A Pacific storm in the West continues to persist producing mountain snow and moderate to locally heavy coastal/valley rain. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fair

66°F

19°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.5 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 15 Apr 2:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Opelousas LA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 82 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 85 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Opelousas LA
 30.52°N 92.1°W
3:45 am CDT Apr 15, 2024
3am CDT Apr 15, 2024-6pm CDT Apr 21, 2024
 
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