Treacherous Travel Conditions Expected Early In The Week

The interaction of an arctic air mass and moisture will set the stage for an expansive area of dangerous travel conditions early in the week. A zone of freezing rain and drizzle along with some sleet is very likely from parts of Texas to the Ohio and Tennessee Valleys. Meanwhile, heavy rain and flooding will remain in the forecast for a large portion of the Hawaiian Islands on Monday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fog/Mist

69°F

21°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.4 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 30 Jan 2:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSW Scott LA

Flood Warning until further notice
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  • Overnight

    Overnight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 5am, then a slight chance of showers.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am, then a slight chance of showers after 1pm.  Areas of fog before noon.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Areas Fog

    High: 71 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly between 1am and 5am.  Cloudy, with a low around 56. North wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Cloudy, with a high near 64. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 7pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 49. North wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 7am.  Cloudy, with a high near 64. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Cloudy

    High: 64 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers between 1am and 4am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 57. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Cloudy then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 7am.  High near 68. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 5am, then a slight chance of showers. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am, then a slight chance of showers after 1pm. Areas of fog before noon. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly between 1am and 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 56. North wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Cloudy, with a high near 64. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 7pm. Cloudy, with a low around 49. North wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 7am. Cloudy, with a high near 64. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers between 1am and 4am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 57. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 7am. High near 68. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then a chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 45. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 56.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 61.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW Scott LA
 30.24°N 92.08°W
2:25 am CST Jan 30, 2023
3am CST Jan 30, 2023-6pm CST Feb 5, 2023
 
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