Locally Heavy Rainfall Possible Over the Four Corners; Critical Fire Weather Conditions in the Great Basin

Monsoon moisture will result in locally heavy showers and thunderstorms over the Four Corners region, which could lead to flash flooding. While, critical fire weather threats are expected for much of the Great Basin, from dry and windy conditions. Finally, Tropical Cyclone Humberto remains well offshore of the Southeast, but rip currents and heavy surf are expected from Florida to the Carolinas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

A Few Clouds

82°F

28°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.3 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 15 Sep 8:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 102. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 102. East wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 95. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 102. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 102. East wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 95. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 92.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 93.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette LA
 30.22°N 92.03°W
9:06 pm CDT Sep 15, 2019
9pm CDT Sep 15, 2019-6pm CDT Sep 22, 2019
 
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