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Alexandria, LA

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Overcast

68°F

Hi: 82° Lo: 67°

Feels like 68°F
Precipitation: 0%
Humidity: 93%

Dewpoint: 66°
Heat Index: 68°
Wind Direction: SE
Wind Speed: 10 mph

Sunrise: 06:46:03 am
Sunset: 06:01:08 pm

Generally cloudy. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 82F. Winds SSE at 10 to 20 mph.

6 AM


68°

Humidity: 94%
Precip: 0%

7 AM


68°

Humidity: 95%
Precip: 0%

8 AM


68°

Humidity: 95%
Precip: 0%

9 AM


71°

Humidity: 90%
Precip: 10%

10 AM


73°

Humidity: 85%
Precip: 20%

11 AM


76°

Humidity: 75%
Precip: 20%

Wednesday

Hi: 76° Lo: 66
Thursday

Hi: 79° Lo: 65
Friday

Hi: 76° Lo: 65
Saturday

Hi: 77° Lo: 56
Sunday

Hi: 66° Lo: 56
Monday

Hi: 72° Lo: 56

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SYNOPSIS... A big trough out west is digging into the middle of the country and a big ridge off the Atlantic coast are the two big weather players these next couple of days. Wednesday and Thursday are trending to be quite wet right now. Models are showing anywhere from 1-4" of additional rainfall over this next week with isolated areas possibly seeing 4-5" or more of rain. Have your rain gear handy this week.

MONDAY NIGHT... Very warm and windy. Lows in the 60s. South winds of 6-20 mph, gusts of up to 25 mph at times are possible. Increasing clouds throughout the night with a stray sprinkle or shower (10%) possible.

TUESDAY... Foggy start is possible. Very warm and windy. Highs in the 80s. South winds of 12-25 mph, gusts of up to 30 mph at times are possible. Mostly cloudy skies with scattered rain showers and some isolated thunderstorms (40%) possible.

TUESDAY NIGHT... Very warm and breezy. Lows in the 60s. South-southeast winds of 4-14 mph. Mostly cloudy skies with scattered rain showers and some isolated thunderstorms (40%) possible.

WEDNESDAY... Foggy start is possible. Very warm and breezy. Highs 74-82. Mostly cloudy skies with scattered rain showers and thunderstorms (100%) are likely.

-Weathercaster Tyler Hall


Statistics

Yesterday's Low 64
Yesterday's High 81
Today's Normal High 64
Today's Normal Low 42
Record High Temp/Year 82/1986
Record Low Temp/Year 24/1964
Sunrise This Morning 6:47 AM
Sunset Tonight 6:00 PM
Yesterday's Rainfall 0.00
Month to Date Precipitation/Month's Normal 3.92/3.01
Year to Date Precipitation/YTD Normal 8.60/8.23
 

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