Alexandria, LA

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Overcast

69°F

Hi: 82° Lo: 67°

Feels like 69°F
Precipitation: 0%
Humidity: 93%

Dewpoint: 67°
Heat Index: 69°
Wind Direction: SE
Wind Speed: 8 mph

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

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

8 AM


71°

Humidity: 90%
Precip: 0%

9 AM


73°

Humidity: 86%
Precip: 0%

10 AM


75°

Humidity: 82%
Precip: 20%

11 AM


76°

Humidity: 75%
Precip: 20%

12 PM


78°

Humidity: 68%
Precip: 20%

1 PM


80°

Humidity: 62%
Precip: 20%

Wednesday

Hi: 77° Lo: 66
Thursday

Hi: 79° Lo: 65
Friday

Hi: 76° Lo: 65
Saturday

Hi: 77° Lo: 54
Sunday

Hi: 66° Lo: 56
Monday

Hi: 72° Lo: 56

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SYNOPSIS...A cold front is continuing to stall in the plains which will gradually push down into central Louisiana Wednesday and linger into Thursday. Heavy rainfall and thunderstorms are likely.

TUESDAY...Windy conditions with warm, spring-like temperatures. High temperatures will be near 82 with the winds out of the S 12-25 mph with gust up to 30 mph. Scattered showers start to push into the area bringing a 30% chance.

TUESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy skies continue with scattered showers continuing (40%). Winds will remain out of the south 5-18 mph. Low temperatures near 67.

WEDNESDAY...Rain showers and thunderstorms will be moving in and sticking around throughout much of the day (100%). A few could be on the stronger side in the afternoon. It will remain warm with highs near 75. S wind 6-18 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms continue with an 80% chance. Temperatures continue to stay warm and muggy with lows near 64. Winds will be breezy out of the S 5-16 mph.

-Meteorologist Abby Rinderer

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
 

Weather Articles

Updated: 02/19/2018 - Watch our most recent weather forecasts.

Posted: 02/16/2018 - Nick Mikulas takes a look at the history of severe weather and tornadoes in our area over the past 16 years.