Heavy Snow for the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

A storm system will bring heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies to the northern Plains this weekend, along with bitterly cold temperatures. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions over parts of California and the Four Corners region. A cold front in the East will bring scattered showers and storms with cool temperatures for the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Overcast

64°F

18°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed N 12 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.5 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Oct 5:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SW Broadmoor LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. North wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. North wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SW Broadmoor LA
 30.18°N 92.05°W
6:06 pm CDT Oct 24, 2020
6pm CDT Oct 24, 2020-6pm CDT Oct 31, 2020
 
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