Moderating Temperatures for the Eastern Two-Thirds of the Country; Approaching Storm for the West

Unseasonably warm temperatures for the Plains and Midwest will spread eastward through Sunday as a weak clipper system will bring some rain and snow showers from the Great Lakes to the Northeast. A storm approaching the west coast is expected to bring strong winds, lower elevation rain and heavy mountain snow. Unsettled weather conditions linger for the western islands of Hawaii into Sunday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fair

44°F

7°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.28 in (1025.3 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 5 Feb 5:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW Lafayette LA

Flood Warning until February 10, 12:00am
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Flood Warning
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    Flood Warning until February 10, 12:00am

    NOW until
    12:00am Fri

    Flood Warning

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. East wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 47. West wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 70. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 54. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 75. Southeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. East wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Tonight
Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 47. West wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Monday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 70. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 54. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 75. Southeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 65. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW Lafayette LA
 30.24°N 92.05°W
5:45 am CST Feb 5, 2023
6am CST Feb 5, 2023-6pm CST Feb 11, 2023
 
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