Moderating Temperatures for the East; Developing Storm for the Plains

Temperatures will continue to moderate across the east half of the nation through at least the first half of this week. A developing storm across the Southern Plains may bring some heavy rain from the Plains to the lower Great Lakes region, a wintry mixture and accumulating snow across the Midwest and Upper Mississippi Valley into mid-week. The west remains unsettled with occasional rain and snow. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Fog/Mist

48°F

9°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.17 in (1021.6 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 6 Feb 2:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WNW Broussard LA

Flood Warning until February 9, 12:00pm
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Flood Warning
  •  
    Flood Warning until February 9, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Thu

    Flood Warning

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Areas of fog.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Areas Fog

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Areas of fog before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 71. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Areas Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 54. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 76. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers between midnight and 3am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  High near 76. Southeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Southwest wind 10 to 20 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 67. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Areas of fog. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 71. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 54. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 76. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers between midnight and 3am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. High near 76. Southeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Southwest wind 10 to 20 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 67. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WNW Broussard LA
 30.15°N 92°W
2:35 am CST Feb 6, 2023
3am CST Feb 6, 2023-6pm CST Feb 12, 2023
 
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