Heavy Snow Expected Today in the Intermountain West; Rainy in the Mid-South

A winter storm will continue to bring heavy snowfall and gusty winds to the Intermountain West and Northern Great Basin today. Strong winds will affect southern California as well. Elsewhere, showers and thunderstorms will produce heavy rainfall from the Mid Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley into early next week. The flooding threat will increase over the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

A Few Clouds

76°F

24°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed S 15 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.7 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 26 Feb 3:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SE Scott LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Cloudy then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 70. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 70 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 56. East wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 64. East wind around 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. West wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Monday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 70. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers likely, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 56. East wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 64. East wind around 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. West wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SE Scott LA
 30.24°N 92.08°W
4:06 pm CST Feb 26, 2021
4pm CST Feb 26, 2021-6pm CST Mar 5, 2021
 
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