Heavy Rainfall Moves into the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast

A slow moving cold front will gradually progress through the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast through Friday with possible severe weather and heavy rainfall which may bring flash flooding. The trailing end of the cold front will bring daily rounds of strong thunderstorms capable of producing locally heavy downpours over South Florida. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fair

59°F

15°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1018.5 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Sep 4:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ENE Mermentau LA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 54. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the morning.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the morning.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 54. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Calm wind.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ENE Mermentau LA
 30.21°N 92.55°W
2:40 am CDT Sep 23, 2021
5am CDT Sep 23, 2021-6pm CDT Sep 29, 2021
 
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