Flash Flood Threats in Florida, New Mexico, and New England; Excessive Heat in the Southwest

Flash and small stream flooding threats linger across the southern Rockies today. Strong thunderstorms with heavy downpours may cause local flash flooding in Florida and New England. Excessive heat will continue to impact the southern California, Arizona and Nevada into Thursday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fair

80°F

27°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.4 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 4 Aug 7:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSE Egan LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 98. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 76. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 77. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Calm wind.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 98. Calm wind.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. Calm wind.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76. South wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 77. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSE Egan LA
 30.23°N 92.5°W
8:30 pm CDT Aug 4, 2021
8pm CDT Aug 4, 2021-6pm CDT Aug 11, 2021
 
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