Thunderstorms in the Central Plains; Below Average Temperatures in the East

Storms capable of producing large hail and a few strong wind gusts will be possible from central Nebraska into northern Kansas. Below normal temperatures are expected east of the Rockies, while the western third of the country warms up. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Overcast

67°F

19°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 30.16 in (1021.4 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 13 May 1:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Palmetto LA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 76. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 78. East wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 82. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 76. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 78. East wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Calm wind.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 82. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
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Point Forecast:
Palmetto LA
 30.7°N 91.91°W
11:26 pm CDT May 12, 2021
2am CDT May 13, 2021-6pm CDT May 19, 2021
 
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