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Central Louisiana Forecast

Today's Forecast

Today's Forecast Image
  • 88°
  • 70°

TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy and humid with a few lingering showers or sprinkles. Lows 68-72. A light and variable wind.

SATURDAY...Early fog is possible, otherwise clouds mixing with sunshine and scattered (50%) showers and thunderstorms. Highs 85-90. E/NE wind 4-10 mph, except stronger and variable near convection.

SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy to mostly cloudy with a few sprinkles/showers. Lows 68-72. Little or no wind.

SUNDAY...Patchy early fog, otherwise clouds mixing with sunshine and scattered (50%) showers and thunderstorms. Highs 86-91. E/NE wind 4-10 mph, except stronger and variable near convection.

7-Day Forecast: Alexandria

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 88°
  • 70°

50% Shwrs/Tstms

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 89°
  • 70°

50% Shwrs/Tstms

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 90°
  • 70°

50% Shwrs/Tstms

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 92°
  • 71°

40% Shwrs/Tstms

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

30% Shwrs/Tstms

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

30% Shwrs/Tstms

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

30% Shwrs/Tstms

Currently in Alexandria, LA as of

  • 73°(Feels like 73°)
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: NNW @ 9 mph
  • Barometer: 29.95 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:27
  • Sunset: 20:06
  • Humidity: 96%
  • UV Index: 7.00

7-Day Forecast: Fort Polk (South)

Currently in Fort Polk, LA as of

  • 73°(Feels like 73°)
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: NNW @ 6 mph
  • Barometer: 29.97 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:29
  • Sunset: 20:07
  • Humidity: 89%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: De Ridder

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 89°
  • 71°

Cloudy

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 89°
  • 71°

Partly Cloudy

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

Clear

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 93°
  • 71°

Clear

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

Clear

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

Partly Cloudy

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

Partly Cloudy

Currently in De Ridder, LA as of

  • 72°(Feels like 72°)
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 29.99 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:31
  • Sunset: 20:08
  • Humidity: 94%
  • UV Index: 3.00

7-Day Forecast: Lafayette

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 88°
  • 69°

Cloudy

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 89°
  • 70°

Partly Cloudy

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 93°
  • 69°

Clear

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 94°
  • 69°

Clear

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 94°
  • 70°

Clear

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 93°
  • 71°

Partly Cloudy

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

Partly Cloudy

Currently in Lafayette, LA as of

  • 77°(Feels like 83°)
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: SSW @ 8 mph
  • Barometer: 29.96 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:27
  • Sunset: 20:02
  • Humidity: 94%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Ruston

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 87°
  • 72°

Cloudy

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 88°
  • 72°

Partly Cloudy

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 90°
  • 70°

Clear

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 90°
  • 70°

Clear

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

Clear

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 89°
  • 71°

Partly Cloudy

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 92°
  • 73°

Partly Cloudy

Currently in Ruston, LA as of

  • 69°(Feels like 69°)
  • Cloudy
  • Wind: ENE @ 5 mph
  • Barometer: 30.04 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:25
  • Sunset: 20:08
  • Humidity: 100%
  • UV Index: 4.00
  • Weather Watchers

    Weather Watchers

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