Severe Thunderstorms, Heavy Rainfall, And Flooding Possible Over The Plains; Typhoon Bualoi Approaches The CNMI

A storm system will bring the potential for severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes over the south central U.S. into Monday. Heavy rainfall may also lead to flash flooding. The system will shift toward the eastern U.S. on Tuesday. Over the western Pacific, Typhoon Bualoi will intensify and impact the northern Marianna Islands over the next couple of days. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Mostly Cloudy

78°F

26°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 29.75 in (1007.5 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 21 Oct 4:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette LA

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 80. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm.  Low around 55. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 75. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 50. North wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 74. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53. East wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then showers likely after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Northeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly before 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 68. North wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 80. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Low around 55. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 75. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 50. North wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 74. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. East wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then showers likely after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly before 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 68. North wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.03°W
4:07 am CDT Oct 21, 2019
5am CDT Oct 21, 2019-6pm CDT Oct 27, 2019
 
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