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Today's Forecast

Today's Forecast Image
  • 94°
  • 73°

TONIGHT...Fair to partly cloudy skies and a muggy feel. Lows 69-75. A 20% chance of tapering rain chances. Light winds that will be variable and calming.

FRIDAY... Mostly sunny to partly cloudy skies with a low chance (10%) for isolated rain. Highs 91-97. Southwest winds at 2-12 mph.

FRIDAY NIGHT... Partly cloudy to mostly clear skies with a mild feel. Lows 69-75. A 10% chance of rain. South winds at 1-5 mph & calming.

SATURDAY... Expect plenty of sunshine with a Hot & Humid feel. Highs 92-98. Southwest wind at 5-15 mph.

7-Day Forecast: Alexandria

Friday
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  • 94°
  • 73°

10% Shwrs/Tstms

Saturday
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  • 95°
  • 74°

Hot & Humid

Sunday
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  • 96°
  • 75°

Hot & Humid

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

20% Shwrs/Tstms

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

30% Shwrs/Tstms

Wednesday
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  • 90°
  • 65°

50% Shwrs/Tstms

Thursday
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  • 87°
  • 73°

40% Shwrs/Tstms

Currently in Alexandria, LA as of

  • 76°(Feels like 81°)
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 29.98 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:22
  • Sunset: 20:11
  • Humidity: 97%
  • UV Index: 6.00

7-Day Forecast: Fort Polk (South)

Currently in Fort Polk, LA as of

  • 75°(Feels like 79°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.01 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:25
  • Sunset: 20:12
  • Humidity: 90%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Natchitoches

Friday
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  • 97°
  • 73°

Clear

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

Partly Cloudy

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 93°
  • 75°

Partly Cloudy

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

Clear

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

Partly Cloudy

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 91°
  • 74°

Partly Cloudy

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 91°
  • 73°

Cloudy

Currently in Natchitoches, LA as of

  • 77°(Feels like 83°)
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: ENE @ 5 mph
  • Barometer: 30.01 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:24
  • Sunset: 20:14
  • Humidity: 93%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: De Ridder

Friday
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  • 96°
  • 71°

Clear

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

Clear

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

Clear

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

Partly Cloudy

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

Partly Cloudy

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

Cloudy

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

Cloudy

Currently in De Ridder, LA as of

  • 75°(Feels like 80°)
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.03 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:27
  • Sunset: 20:13
  • Humidity: 95%
  • UV Index: 5.00

7-Day Forecast: Lafayette

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

Clear

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

Partly Cloudy

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 92°
  • 75°

Partly Cloudy

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

Clear

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 93°
  • 75°

Partly Cloudy

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 91°
  • 75°

Partly Cloudy

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 90°
  • 72°

Cloudy

Currently in Lafayette, LA as of

  • 78°(Feels like 83°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.00 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:22
  • Sunset: 20:06
  • Humidity: 87%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Ruston

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 93°
  • 75°

Partly Cloudy

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

Clear

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

Partly Cloudy

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 95°
  • 77°

Partly Cloudy

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

Partly Cloudy

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 91°
  • 76°

Cloudy

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 91°
  • 75°

Cloudy

Currently in Ruston, LA as of

  • 74°(Feels like 74°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.06 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:20
  • Sunset: 20:13
  • Humidity: 95%
  • UV Index: 10.00
  • Weather Watchers

    Weather Watchers

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 10:21 PM EDT2014-07-23 02:21:46 GMT
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  • Lakes and Rivers

    Lakes and Rivers

    Thursday, July 24 2014 12:11 PM EDT2014-07-24 16:11:00 GMT
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    Central Louisiana's daily Hydrology Report.More >>
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