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Alexandria, LA

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Hi: 76° Lo: 64°

Feels like 75°F
Precipitation: 40%
Humidity: 82%

Dewpoint: 69°
Heat Index: 75°
Wind Direction: SE
Wind Speed: 24 mph

Sunrise: 06:45:01 am
Sunset: 06:01:54 pm

Scattered thunderstorms this morning, then mainly cloudy during the afternoon with thunderstorms likely. High 76F. Winds S at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 90%.

11 AM


Humidity: 81%
Precip: 40%

12 PM


Humidity: 80%
Precip: 50%

1 PM


Humidity: 85%
Precip: 30%

2 PM


Humidity: 85%
Precip: 50%

3 PM


Humidity: 77%
Precip: 80%

4 PM


Humidity: 75%
Precip: 90%


Hi: 80° Lo: 65

Hi: 79° Lo: 65

Hi: 78° Lo: 51

Hi: 59° Lo: 51

Hi: 71° Lo: 49

Hi: 70° Lo: 60

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SYNOPSIS...A cold front moves through today which will bring heavy rain showers and thunderstorms. This will push just to the south of central Louisiana before it stalls and gradually slides to the north later in the day Thursday into Friday.

WEDNESDAY...Heavy rain showers and thunderstorms likely as there is a marginal risk for a few severe storms. The time frame for these showers is about 10am to this afternoon into the evening. Temperatures will remain on the warm side with highs near 74. SSE wind 6-18 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Scattered showers and thunderstorms continue (80%). Low temperatures will be near 64 with a SSE wind 4-12 mph.

THURSDAY...An unsettled atmosphere continues to linger bringing those rain chances (60%). Scattered rain showers and thunderstorms continue with a few being heavier. Temperatures will be warm with highs near 77. S wind 5-18 mph.

THURSDAY NIGHT...Muggy with warm temperatures and lows near 63. A few scattered/isolated showers possible (30%). Winds will be out of the S 5-14 mph.

-Meteorologist Abby Rinderer


Yesterday's Low 65
Yesterday's High 82
Today's Normal High 65
Today's Normal Low 42
Record High Temp/Year 83/1993
Record Low Temp/Year 26/1964
Sunrise This Morning 6:46 AM
Sunset Tonight 6:01 PM
Yesterday's Rainfall 0.01
Month to Date Precipitation/Month's Normal 3.93/3.18
Year to Date Precipitation/YTD Normal 8.61/8.40

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