Lingering Impacts from Cold Front and Melissa; Hagibis Remnants to Bring Dangerous Seas to Bering Sea, Alaska

Cold temperatures will remain through mid week across the Upper Midwest. Strong to severe storms may produce damaging winds in the Carolinas today. Coastal flooding and other beach hazards are expected to continue today on the East Coast as Tropical Storm Melissa moves farther out to sea. Typhoon Hagibis remnants will produce hurricane-force winds and 50-foot seas across the Alaskan Bering Sea. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Mostly Cloudy

82°F

28°C

Humidity 47%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.4 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 13 Oct 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. East wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Columbus
    Day

    Columbus Day: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 84 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. East wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Heat index values as high as 97. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 88 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. North wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. North wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. East wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. East wind around 5 mph.
Columbus Day
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. East wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Heat index values as high as 97. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. North wind 5 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. North wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. East wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.03°W
5:06 pm CDT Oct 13, 2019
5pm CDT Oct 13, 2019-6pm CDT Oct 20, 2019
 
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