Severe Weather Shifts to the East; Record Warm Temperatures in the South

Scattered severe storms may produce damaging winds, hail, a few tornadoes, and isolated flash flooding from central New York/western New England southward into the Carolinas on Monday. An expansive early season heat wave will persist through the week bringing record-breaking temperatures across the Southwest through the Southern Plains through the week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fair

76°F

24°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.4 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index76°F (24°C)
Last update 16 May 3:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Broadmoor LA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 71. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light northwest  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 97. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 71. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 92 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 71. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light northwest after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 97. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
Broadmoor LA
 30.18°N 92.05°W
3:05 am CDT May 16, 2022
4am CDT May 16, 2022-6pm CDT May 22, 2022
 
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