Lafayette Weather

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76°

Clear

Wind: N at 0 mph

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Today

Chance of Storm

High: 91° Low: 73°

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Tue

Chance of Storm

High: 93° Low: 77°

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Wed

Thunderstorm

High: 90° Low: 75°

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Thu

Thunderstorm

High: 93° Low: 75°

Weather Radar

Excessive heat this upcoming weekend; Stays sunny & dry

Friday, August 22, 2014 - 5:47pm

This weekend will be nothing but hot! Daytime highs will be well above average. Expect highs to peak in the upper 90s. Heat indices will range from 100°-107° tomorrow and possibly up to 110° on Sunday. Besides the heat, we'll see plenty of the sun's strong rays. We're calling for mostly sunny skies over the weekend. We stay mainly dry. Remember all of the sun and heat safetly rules. Make sure to hydrate and take breaks from the sun. Weather conditions become more seasonal by next week. Temperatures will drop back to near normal. Scattered thunderstorms are possible by Tuesday.

-Chief Meteorologist Jesse Gunkel

Tonight Mostly clear, with a low around 75. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

Saturday Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 105. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.

Saturday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Calm wind.

Sunday Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

Sunday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.

Monday A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97.   

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