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Today's Forecast

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TONIGHT...Fair to partly cloudy skies with in & out clouds and a continued warming trend. Expect a Hot & Humid feel with muggy conditions. Lows 72-77. A 10% chance of rain. South and southeast winds at 1-5 mph.

THURSDAY... Mostly sunny to partly cloudy skies with a few in & out clouds. Highs 92-98. A 30% chance of isolated showers. South wind at 2-12mph.

THURSDAY NIGHT... Fair to partly cloudy skies with a muggy feel. Less than a 10% chance of a lingering shower or storm. Light southerly winds at 1-8 mph.
 
FRIDAY... Hot and sunny, with highs 94-100. Little to no rain expected. Southwest wind at 2-10 mph.

7-Day Forecast: Alexandria

Thursday
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30% Shwrs/Tstms

Friday
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Isolated Rain

Saturday
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Sunny and Hot

Sunday
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Sunny and Hot

Monday
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30% Shwrs/Tstms

Tuesday
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60% Shwrs/Tstms

Wednesday
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Tapering Rain Chances

Currently in Alexandria, LA as of

  • 77°(Feels like 83°)
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: SE @ 7 mph
  • Barometer: 30.10 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:40
  • Sunset: 19:47
  • Humidity: 94%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Fort Polk (South)

Currently in Fort Polk, LA as of

  • 77°(Feels like 83°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.11 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:42
  • Sunset: 19:48
  • Humidity: 96%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Natchitoches

Thursday
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Partly Cloudy

Friday
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Partly Cloudy

Saturday
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Clear

Sunday
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Clear

Monday
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Clear

Tuesday
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T-Storms

Wednesday
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Partly Cloudy

Currently in Natchitoches, LA as of

  • 78°(Feels like 84°)
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.11 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:41
  • Sunset: 19:49
  • Humidity: 96%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: De Ridder

Thursday
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Partly Cloudy

Friday
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Clear

Saturday
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Clear

Sunday
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Clear

Monday
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Clear

Tuesday
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T-Storms

Wednesday
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Partly Cloudy

Currently in De Ridder, LA as of

  • 82°(Feels like 90°)
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.13 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:43
  • Sunset: 19:49
  • Humidity: 84%
  • UV Index: 4.00

7-Day Forecast: Lafayette

Thursday
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Partly Cloudy

Friday
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Partly Cloudy

Saturday
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Partly Cloudy

Sunday
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  • 73°

Clear

Monday
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  • 74°

Clear

Tuesday
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  • 73°

T-Storms

Wednesday
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Partly Cloudy

Currently in Lafayette, LA as of

  • 79°(Feels like 86°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.11 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:39
  • Sunset: 19:43
  • Humidity: 90%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Ruston

Thursday
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Partly Cloudy

Friday
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  • 77°

Clear

Saturday
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  • 77°

Clear

Sunday
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  • 96°
  • 77°

Clear

Monday
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  • 97°
  • 77°

Partly Cloudy

Tuesday
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  • 92°
  • 79°

T-Storms

Wednesday
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Cloudy

Currently in Ruston, LA as of

  • 78°(Feels like 84°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: S @ 5 mph
  • Barometer: 30.16 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:38
  • Sunset: 19:48
  • Humidity: 93%
  • UV Index: 10.00
  • Weather Watchers

    Weather Watchers

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    Lakes and Rivers

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