Beta Moving Toward the Texas Coast; Fire Weather Concerns in the West

Beta is expected to slowly approach the Texas coast with an increasing risk of heavy rainfall and flooding along the northwest Gulf Coast by Sunday. Life-threatening storm surge and hurricane-force winds are possible along portions of the Texas Coast by Monday. Elsewhere, gusty conditions will again result in fire weather concerns from the Southwest to the High Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Overcast

72°F

22°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed NE 8 G 18 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.4 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Sep 1:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles W Broadmoor LA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 80. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 67. East wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. East wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. East wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 80. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 67. East wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. East wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. East wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Windy.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Windy.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Saturday
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles W Broadmoor LA
 30.18°N 92.11°W
2:05 am CDT Sep 20, 2020
2am CDT Sep 20, 2020-6pm CDT Sep 26, 2020
 
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