Cold and Windy in the Northeast U.S. and Soggy in the South and Southeast

An intense area of low pressure near Nova Scotia is producing very cold and windy conditions across the Northeast. A slew of hazards are in effect from high wind warnings and wind advisories to wind chill warnings and advisories. Meanwhile across the South and Southeast a shield of locally heavy rain and some thunderstorms may result in a marginal threat of flooding across both regions. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Overcast

55°F

13°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed N 10 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1019.9 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Wind Chill52°F (11°C)
Last update 2 Mar 12:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NE Lafayette LA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers.  Low around 50. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a slight chance of showers between noon and 3pm.  Steady temperature around 52. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 52 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Thursday

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

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 67. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers. Low around 50. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a slight chance of showers between noon and 3pm. Steady temperature around 52. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40. North wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 66. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 67. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 67.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NE Lafayette LA
 30.24°N 92°W
1:05 am CST Mar 2, 2021
1am CST Mar 2, 2021-6pm CST Mar 8, 2021
 
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