Powerful Storm Impacting Parts of Alaska; Threat of Locally Heavy Rainfall Persists in the Southwest

A powerful autumn storm is forecast to impact the Far North region and West-Central coasts of Alaska during the next few days with high winds, coastal flooding, high surf, and beach erosion. Elsewhere, mainly quiet weather is forecast across the continental United States, although locally heavy showers and thunderstorms remain possible across the Southwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fair

62°F

17°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.13 in (1020.4 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 7 Oct 2:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette LA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Light northwest wind becoming north 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 85. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 58. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Columbus
    Day

    Columbus Day: Sunny, with a high near 86. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. East wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Light northwest wind becoming north 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 85. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 58. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Columbus Day
Sunny, with a high near 86. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. East wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 88.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.03°W
11:45 pm CDT Oct 6, 2022
3am CDT Oct 7, 2022-6pm CDT Oct 13, 2022
 
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