Heavy Rainfall and Severe Weather Possible in the Midwest; Dangerous Heatwave Coming to the West

Widespread heavy rains, localized flash flooding, and severe thunderstorms are possible through Friday from the Central Plains northeastward into the Middle Mississippi Valley and Great Lakes region. A potential historic heat wave is possible for the Northwest this weekend. Numerous record highs are likely. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fog

76°F

24°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.06 in (1017.7 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 0.50 mi
Heat Index75°F (24°C)
Last update 24 Jun 6:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WSW Duson LA

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 1pm and 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 105. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 103. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 90 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Light east wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 73. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Light east wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 89 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 1pm and 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 105. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 103. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Light east wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Light east wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WSW Duson LA
 30.22°N 92.24°W
2:56 am CDT Jun 24, 2021
7am CDT Jun 24, 2021-6pm CDT Jun 30, 2021
 
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