Potential Tropical Cyclone Sixteen Expected To Impact The Southeast U.S. Through The Weekend

Potential Tropical Cyclone Sixteen is forecast to develop on Friday before making landfall over the Florida Panhandle early Saturday. Tropical storm force winds, storm surge flooding, heavy rainfall, and dangerous rip currents are expected. The system will then track northeast and bring locally heavy rainfall and gusty winds to Georgia through the Carolinas this weekend as the storm weakens. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Light Rain

59°F

15°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed NE 5 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1011.4 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Oct 6:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette LA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 77. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 84. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am.  High near 83. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Low around 57. North wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am.  Sunny, with a high near 76. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 77. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. North wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 84. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. High near 83. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Low around 57. North wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am. Sunny, with a high near 76. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.03°W
6:06 am CDT Oct 18, 2019
7am CDT Oct 18, 2019-6pm CDT Oct 24, 2019
 
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