Dangerous Ice Storm for Portions of the South

As arctic air continues to track across the Plains and Midwest as moisture is also returning across portions of the South. Periods of freezing rain and sleet will have significant impacts across Texas, mid-Mississippi Valley, Tennessee and Ohio Valley through the middle of this week. Meanwhile, dangerous cold temperatures will be felt across the Central and Northern Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fog/Mist

50°F

10°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed N 9 mph
Barometer 30.21 in (1023.0 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 31 Jan 10:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette Regional Airport LA

Flood Warning until further notice
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Flood Warning until further notice
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    Flood Warning until further notice

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    Flood Warning

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 58. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers between 8pm and midnight.  Patchy fog between 10pm and 11pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 45. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Cloudy, with a high near 57. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 57 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 52. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Cloudy then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 61. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. North wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. North wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 36. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 58. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers between 8pm and midnight. Patchy fog between 10pm and 11pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 45. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Cloudy, with a high near 57. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 52. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 61. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. North wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. North wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 60. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette Regional Airport LA
 30.2°N 92°W
10:10 am CST Jan 31, 2023
11am CST Jan 31, 2023-6pm CST Feb 6, 2023
 
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