Severe Weather in the Southeast and Heavy Rain in the Northeast

Low pressure and a trailing cold front will cross the Eastern U.S. through this evening. Severe thunderstorms will be most common in the Southeast states where an Enhanced Risk exists over the Carolinas for a threat of damaging winds. Heavy rain will bring an elevated potential for flash flooding from the upper Ohio River Valley into northern Vermont where Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Partly Cloudy

90°F

32°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed SW 13 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1011.8 mb)
Dewpoint 78°F (26°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index105°F (41°C)
Last update 20 Jun 5:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette LA

Heat Advisory until June 20, 07:00pm
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  •  
    Heat Advisory until June 20, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Thu

    Heat Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 78 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 106. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 92 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 79 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 107. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 78 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 92 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 78 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 106. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 107. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 93.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.03°W
6:06 pm CDT Jun 20, 2019
6pm CDT Jun 20, 2019-6pm CDT Jun 27, 2019
 
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