Coastal Storm Impacting the Northeast U.S.; Severe Thunderstorms in the Plains

A coastal storm will continue to bring high winds and heavy rain which may cause flooding to coastal areas of the Northeast U.S. Tuesday and Tuesday night. Scattered severe thunderstorms associated with large hail, wind damage and isolated tornadoes are expected across parts of the southern and central Plains from late Tuesday afternoon through the evening into the overnight. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fair

68°F

20°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.8 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Oct 5:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Lafayette LA

Dense Fog Advisory until October 26, 10:00am
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    Dense Fog Advisory until October 26, 10:00am

    NOW until
    10:00am Tue

    Dense Fog Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall.  High near 84. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 84 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a chance of showers between 10pm and 1am. Some of the storms could be severe.  Low around 59. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 74. West wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 69. West wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 50. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 10 percent chance of showers after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall. High near 84. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a chance of showers between 10pm and 1am. Some of the storms could be severe. Low around 59. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 74. West wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 69. West wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 50. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 73. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 51.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.03°W
5:45 am CDT Oct 26, 2021
6am CDT Oct 26, 2021-6pm CDT Nov 1, 2021
 
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