Thunderstorms Along the Eastern Seaboard; Major Winter Storm to Impact the West

A line of thunderstorms will continue to push across the east coast Wednesday evening. A few of these storms may become strong to severe with the main threat being damaging winds. Meanwhile on the west coast, another significant winter storm is expected to begin late Wednesday and last through the weekend. Impacts include heavy mountain snow, heavy rain and gusty winds. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fair

58°F

14°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed N 17 mph
Barometer 30.22 in (1023.2 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Feb 7:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles N Lafayette LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 59 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers before 9pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9pm and midnight, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight.  Low around 50. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 65 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers before 9pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9pm and midnight, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight. Low around 50. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles N Lafayette LA
 30.24°N 92.03°W
7:46 pm CST Feb 28, 2024
8pm CST Feb 28, 2024-6pm CST Mar 6, 2024
 
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