Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain in the South; Another Pacific Storm Moves into the West

Isolated strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible across parts of the Southern Plains into the lower Mississippi Valley. Locally heavy rain will impact the central Gulf Coast. Another Pacific storm will produce moderate to heavy precipitation amounts into northern California and southwestern Oregon. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Overcast

70°F

21°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1010.6 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 5 Mar 8:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Scott LA

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely before noon, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. North wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Widespread dense fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Dense Fog

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Areas of dense fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the morning.

    Areas Dense
    Fog then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  High near 78. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely before noon, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. North wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Widespread dense fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Wednesday
Areas of dense fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the evening.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. High near 78. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
Scott LA
 30.24°N 92.08°W
6:46 am CST Mar 5, 2024
9am CST Mar 5, 2024-6pm CDT Mar 11, 2024
 
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