Significant Weather Hazards from Storms on the West coast and in the Mississippi Valley

A powerful West Coast storm is likely to produce areas of heavy rain with life-threatening flash flooding, especially on burn scars, high winds, and significant waves along the coast. Scattered severe storms capable of damaging winds gusts, isolated large hail, and tornadoes, including larger tornadoes EF-2 or greater is expected in parts of the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fair

80°F

27°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1011.7 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 24 Oct 5:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the morning.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers between 1am and 4am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could be severe.  High near 82. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a chance of showers between 7pm and 1am. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly clear, with a low around 61. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers between 1am and 4am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could be severe. High near 82. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a chance of showers between 7pm and 1am. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly clear, with a low around 61. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 76. West wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 51.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 52.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.03°W
3:16 pm CDT Oct 24, 2021
6pm CDT Oct 24, 2021-6pm CDT Oct 31, 2021
 
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