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Today's Forecast

Today's Forecast Image
  • 93°
  • 72°

TONIGHT...Partly cloudy skies with muggy conditions. Overnight lows 73-77. Southwest winds 5-10 mph.

MONDAY... Partly cloudy early with increasing clouds throughout the day. Afternoon showers and thunderstorms. Southwest winds near 2-12 mph, switching northwesterly late. Chance of rain 50%.

MONDAY NIGHT...Showers early, but tapering off through the overnight hours. Northwest/North winds 2-10 mph. Lows 70-74. Chance of rain 40%.

TUESDAY...Some showers early, but showers and clouds clearing by the afternoon. Cooler. Highs 88-92. Northeast winds 2-12 mph. Chance of rain 30%.

7-Day Forecast: Alexandria

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 93°
  • 72°

50% Shwrs/Tstms

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 90°
  • 67°

30% Shwrs/Tstms(Early)

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 88°
  • 69°

Sunny

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 86°
  • 68°

40% Shwrs/Tstms

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 84°
  • 67°

60% Shwrs/Tstms

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 88°
  • 68°

30% Shwrs/Tstms

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 89°
  • 70°

Isolated Rain

Currently in Alexandria, LA as of

  • 80°(Feels like 87°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: SSW @ 6 mph
  • Barometer: 30.03 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:24
  • Sunset: 20:09
  • Humidity: 87%
  • UV Index: 9.00

7-Day Forecast: Fort Polk (South)

Currently in Fort Polk, LA as of

  • 82°(Feels like 89°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: SSW @ 5 mph
  • Barometer: 30.06 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:26
  • Sunset: 20:11
  • Humidity: 79%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Natchitoches

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 95°
  • 75°

Partly Cloudy

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 94°
  • 74°

Partly Cloudy

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 93°
  • 72°

Partly Cloudy

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 85°
  • 71°

T-Storms

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 91°
  • 68°

Partly Cloudy

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 91°
  • 70°

Clear

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 91°
  • 70°

Clear

Currently in Natchitoches, LA as of

  • 79°(Feels like 87°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.03 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:25
  • Sunset: 20:12
  • Humidity: 94%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: De Ridder

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 96°
  • 75°

Partly Cloudy

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 94°
  • 71°

Clear

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 94°
  • 69°

Partly Cloudy

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 84°
  • 68°

T-Storms

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 91°
  • 66°

Partly Cloudy

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 91°
  • 66°

Partly Cloudy

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 92°
  • 68°

Clear

Currently in De Ridder, LA as of

  • 81°(Feels like 88°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.08 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:28
  • Sunset: 20:12
  • Humidity: 84%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Lafayette

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 94°
  • 76°

Partly Cloudy

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 93°
  • 74°

Partly Cloudy

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 91°
  • 71°

Partly Cloudy

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 83°
  • 69°

T-Storms

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 87°
  • 66°

Partly Cloudy

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 89°
  • 69°

Clear

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 89°
  • 71°

Clear

Currently in Lafayette, LA as of

  • 83°(Feels like 91°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: SW @ 8 mph
  • Barometer: 30.07 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:24
  • Sunset: 20:05
  • Humidity: 77%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Ruston

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 95°
  • 77°

Partly Cloudy

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 94°
  • 76°

Cloudy

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 93°
  • 74°

Partly Cloudy

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 89°
  • 73°

T-Storms

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 91°
  • 71°

Cloudy

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 91°
  • 72°

Partly Cloudy

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 91°
  • 72°

Partly Cloudy

Currently in Ruston, LA as of

  • 82°(Feels like 89°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: SW @ 3 mph
  • Barometer: 30.06 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:22
  • Sunset: 20:12
  • Humidity: 84%
  • UV Index: 10.00
  • Weather Watchers

    Weather Watchers

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 10:21 PM EDT2014-07-23 02:21:46 GMT
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  • Lakes and Rivers

    Lakes and Rivers

    Sunday, July 27 2014 5:50 PM EDT2014-07-27 21:50:52 GMT
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    Central Louisiana's daily Hydrology Report.More >>
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