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Today's Forecast

Today's Forecast Image
  • 94°
  • 72°

THIS EVENING...Partly cloudy with a 20% chance of showers and thunderstorms. Temps will fall into the upper 70s by 10PM. ENE wind 3-8 mph, except stronger near storms.

OVERNIGHT...Mostly fair with temps a bit below normal. Lows 68-73. Little or no wind.

THURSDAY...Patchy early fog, otherwise partly cloudy and hot with a 30% chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs 91-97. The peak heat index may reach 106. A N/W wind 4-10 mph, except stronger near storms.

THURSDAY NIGHT...Fair sky with seasonal temps. Lows 69-75. Little or no wind.

FRIDAY...Patchy early fog, otherwise partly cloudy and hot with a 20% chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs 91-97. The peak heat index may reach 108. SW to NW wind 4-10 mph.

7-Day Forecast: Alexandria

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 94°
  • 72°

30% Shwrs/Tstms

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

20% Shwrs/Tstms

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

Hot

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

Hot

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

40% Shwrs/Tstms

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

30% Shwrs/Tstms

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

50% Shwrs/Tstms

Currently in Alexandria, LA as of

  • 76°(Feels like 80°)
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: ENE @ 3 mph
  • Barometer: 30.01 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:21
  • Sunset: 20:12
  • Humidity: 88%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Fort Polk (South)

Currently in Fort Polk, LA as of

  • 73°(Feels like 73°)
  • Thunder Storm
  • Wind: E @ 6 mph
  • Barometer: 30.06 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:24
  • Sunset: 20:13
  • Humidity: 94%
  • UV Index: 9.00

7-Day Forecast: Natchitoches

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

Clear

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 96°
  • 74°

Clear

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

Clear

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

Clear

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 97°
  • 75°

Partly Cloudy

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 92°
  • 74°

Clear

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

Clear

Currently in Natchitoches, LA as of

  • 76°(Feels like 79°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: N @ 5 mph
  • Barometer: 30.02 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:22
  • Sunset: 20:15
  • Humidity: 78%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: De Ridder

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 98°
  • 73°

Clear

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 98°
  • 72°

Clear

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 98°
  • 73°

Clear

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

Clear

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 96°
  • 72°

Partly Cloudy

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

Clear

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 92°
  • 69°

Clear

Currently in De Ridder, LA as of

  • 74°(Feels like 74°)
  • Rain
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.08 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:25
  • Sunset: 20:14
  • Humidity: 90%
  • UV Index: 7.00

7-Day Forecast: Lafayette

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 96°
  • 74°

Clear

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

Clear

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

Clear

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

Clear

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

Partly Cloudy

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

Clear

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 90°
  • 71°

Clear

Currently in Lafayette, LA as of

  • 79°(Feels like 84°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.01 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:21
  • Sunset: 20:07
  • Humidity: 85%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Ruston

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

Clear

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

Clear

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 93°
  • 77°

Partly Cloudy

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

Partly Cloudy

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 93°
  • 76°

Partly Cloudy

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

Partly Cloudy

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 92°
  • 74°

Partly Cloudy

Currently in Ruston, LA as of

  • 73°(Feels like 73°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.04 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:19
  • Sunset: 20:15
  • Humidity: 86%
  • UV Index: 10.00
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