Moderating Temperatures for the East; Developing Storm for the Plains

Temperatures will continue to moderate across the east half of the nation through at least the first half of this week. A developing storm across the Southern Plains may bring some heavy rain from the Plains to the lower Great Lakes region, a wintry mixture and accumulating snow across the Midwest and Upper Mississippi Valley into mid-week. The west remains unsettled with occasional rain and snow. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fair

58°F

14°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed SW 3 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1022.7 mb)
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 5 Feb 7:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SE Broadmoor LA

Flood Warning until February 9, 12:00pm
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Flood Warning
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    Flood Warning until February 9, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Thu

    Flood Warning

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, clear, then becoming mostly cloudy toward daybreak, with a low around 47. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 54. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 76. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 73. Southeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 66. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, clear, then becoming mostly cloudy toward daybreak, with a low around 47. South wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 54. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 76. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 73. Southeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 66. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the evening.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers before noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SE Broadmoor LA
 30.18°N 92.05°W
5:15 pm CST Feb 5, 2023
8pm CST Feb 5, 2023-6pm CST Feb 12, 2023
 
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