A Quiet Start To March

The weather is expected to be mostly quiet the first week of March but there are a few hazards to monitor. Locally heavy rain and thunderstorms may produce flooding from the Arklatex to the Southeast early this week. Also, a strong cold front sweeping off the East Coast will result in very gusty winds across the Northeast and New England. Finally, an active trade wind pattern is likely in Hawaii. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Overcast

72°F

22°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed S 14 G 22 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.5 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 28 Feb 9:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles E Broadmoor LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light  after midnight.

    Cloudy then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain likely before 1am, then showers likely between 1am and 3am, then rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 56. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 62. North wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. North wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. North wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 43. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 66. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. North wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light after midnight.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Rain likely before 1am, then showers likely between 1am and 3am, then rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 56. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 62. North wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. North wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. North wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43. North wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 66. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. North wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles E Broadmoor LA
 30.18°N 92.03°W
9:06 pm CST Feb 28, 2021
10pm CST Feb 28, 2021-6pm CST Mar 7, 2021
 
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