Beta Continues Moving Toward the Texas Coast; Teddy Brings Rip Currents & Swells to the East Coast

Beta continues to track slowly towards the western Gulf coast. Storm surge, tropical storm force winds, and a long duration heavy rainfall event with associated flooding are expected over parts of Texas and Louisiana. Meanwhile, Hurricane Teddy will remain over the Atlantic but still bring swells, rough surf, rip currents and coastal flooding to portions of the East Coast and Puerto Rico. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Lafayette Regional Airport (KLFT)

Lat: 30.2°NLon: 91.99°WElev: 39ft.

Overcast

69°F

21°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed E 9 G 20 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.8 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Sep 3:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NE Lafayette LA

Flash Flood Watch until September 23, 10:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
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    Flash Flood Watch until September 23, 10:00pm

    NOW until
    10:00pm Wed

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 67. East wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. East wind around 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. East wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Windy, with a northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south 25 to 35 mph. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 67. East wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. East wind around 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. East wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Windy, with a northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south 25 to 35 mph. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Windy, with a south wind 25 to 35 mph becoming northwest 10 to 20 mph. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Saturday
Saturday Night
Sunday
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NE Lafayette LA
 30.24°N 92°W
4:05 am CDT Sep 21, 2020
4am CDT Sep 21, 2020-6pm CDT Sep 27, 2020
 
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