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Today's Forecast

Today's Forecast Image
  • 95°
  • 73°

WEDNESDAY... Mostly sunny to partly cloudy skies with hot & humid conditions. A 30% chance of scattered showers and storms. Highs 93-98. Peak Heat Index values near 105. South wind at 2-8 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT... Partly cloudy to mostly cloudy skies with a continued with muggy conditions. Lows 72-77. A 10% chance of rain. South and southeast winds at 1-5 mph.

THURSDAY... Mostly sunny skies with a few in clouds. Highs 93-98. A 20% chance of isolated showers. South wind at 2-6 mph.

THURSDAY NIGHT... Partly cloudy skies with a muggy feel. Less than a 10% chance of a lingering shower or storm. Light south winds at 1-5 mph.
 
FRIDAY... Hot and sunny, with highs 95-99. Little to no rain expected. Southwest wind at 1-5 mph.

7-Day Forecast: Alexandria

Wednesday
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20% Shwrs/Tstms

Thursday
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20% Shwrs/Tstms

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
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  • 75°

Sunny and Hot

Saturday
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  • 75°

Sunny and Hot

Sunday
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  • 76°

Sunny and Hot

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 94°
  • 75°

20% Shwrs/Tstms

Tuesday
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  • 93°
  • 74°

20% Shwrs/Tstms

Currently in Alexandria, LA as of

  • 93°(Feels like 102°)
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: SSE @ 5 mph
  • Barometer: 29.98 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:39
  • Sunset: 19:48
  • Humidity: 51%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Fort Polk (South)

Currently in Fort Polk, LA as of

  • 93°(Feels like 101°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: SSE @ 5 mph
  • Barometer: 29.99 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:41
  • Sunset: 19:49
  • Humidity: 49%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Natchitoches

Wednesday
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  • 93°
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Partly Cloudy

Thursday
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  • 94°
  • 76°

Partly Cloudy

Friday
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  • 75°

Clear

Saturday
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  • 95°
  • 74°

Clear

Sunday
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  • 95°
  • 73°

Clear

Monday
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  • 97°
  • 75°

Clear

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 95°
  • 74°

Partly Cloudy

Currently in Natchitoches, LA as of

  • 94°(Feels like 105°)
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: SSE @ 5 mph
  • Barometer: 30.00 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:41
  • Sunset: 19:50
  • Humidity: 54%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: De Ridder

Wednesday
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Partly Cloudy

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 97°
  • 74°

Partly Cloudy

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 98°
  • 74°

Clear

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 96°
  • 73°

Clear

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 96°
  • 73°

Clear

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 97°
  • 73°

Clear

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 95°
  • 73°

Partly Cloudy

Currently in De Ridder, LA as of

  • 91°(Feels like 100°)
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.01 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:43
  • Sunset: 19:50
  • Humidity: 56%
  • UV Index: 4.00

7-Day Forecast: Lafayette

Wednesday
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Partly Cloudy

Thursday
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  • 92°
  • 73°

Partly Cloudy

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 93°
  • 75°

Clear

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

Clear

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 93°
  • 73°

Clear

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 95°
  • 72°

Clear

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 94°
  • 73°

Partly Cloudy

Currently in Lafayette, LA as of

  • 77°(Feels like 81°)
  • Thunder Storm
  • Wind: SE @ 8 mph
  • Barometer: 30.05 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:38
  • Sunset: 19:44
  • Humidity: 85%
  • UV Index: 9.00

7-Day Forecast: Ruston

Wednesday
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  • 94°
  • °

Partly Cloudy

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

Partly Cloudy

Friday
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  • 95°
  • 77°

Clear

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 95°
  • 76°

Clear

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 95°
  • 76°

Clear

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 96°
  • 76°

Clear

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 92°
  • 77°

Cloudy

Currently in Ruston, LA as of

  • 91°(Feels like 98°)
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: S @ 8 mph
  • Barometer: 30.06 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:38
  • Sunset: 19:50
  • Humidity: 50%
  • UV Index: 10.00
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