Areas of Showers & Thunderstorms with Hot Temperatures for Many Locales During the Holiday Weekend

Showers and thunderstorms are expected along a stationary frontal boundary from the Mid-South to the eastern Gulf Coast region and northern Florida through Saturday. In the north-central U.S., locally severe thunderstorms and flash flooding will remain possible. Hot temperatures will persist through the weekend over much of the central and eastern U.S. with pleasant temperatures in the Northwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fair

74°F

23°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.94 in (1013.9 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 Jul 11:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Scott LA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Calm wind.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Independence Day: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 99. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 91 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 75 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 88. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 88. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 89 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Calm wind. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Independence Day
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 99. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 88. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 88. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Scott LA
 30.24°N 92.05°W
12:06 am CDT Jul 4, 2020
12am CDT Jul 4, 2020-6pm CDT Jul 9, 2020
 
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