Severe Weather in the High Plains; Heavy Rain/Flood Concerns in Parts of the East

Isolated strong to severe storms are possible with the possibility of severe gusts and hail from Montana southward through the central High Plains and into portions of the Texas Panhandle. A stationary front may bring the threat of thunderstorms with localized damaging gusts, more heavy rain and flash flooding to the Carolinas and the Mid-Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

75°F

24°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.8 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 6 Aug 4:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette LA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 70. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind.

    Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 70. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. Calm wind.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.03°W
5:05 am CDT Aug 6, 2020
5am CDT Aug 6, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 12, 2020
 
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