Heavy Rainfall Expected Over the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic; Unsettled in the Pacific Northwest, Rockies, and Plains

Locally heavy rainfall and a few severe thunderstorms are possible over the Southeast and Mid Atlantic as the remnants of Nestor move across the region through Sunday. Elsewhere, periods of rain and snow can be expected over the Pacific Northwest, Plains, and Upper Mississippi Valley while scattered strong to severe thunderstorms affect parts of Texas, Arkansas, and Oklahoma by late Sunday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed NW 5 mph
Barometer 29.74 in (1007.0 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 19 Oct 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Lafayette LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 69. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am.  High near 81. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Low around 57. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. North wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 75. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. East wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 69. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 10 mph.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. High near 81. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Low around 57. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. North wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. North wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 75. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. East wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.03°W
4:07 pm CDT Oct 19, 2019
5pm CDT Oct 19, 2019-6pm CDT Oct 26, 2019
 
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