Weather - KALB-TV News Channel 5 & CBS 2

KALB Forecast Center
 
 
 

Outdoors

SkyTracker

Gulf Satellite

US Temperatures

Southeast Alerts

Sever Weather Risk
 
Click Images for Larger Sizes

Central Louisiana Forecast

Today's Forecast

Today's Forecast Image
  • 90°
  • 72°

TONIGHT...Fair to partly cloudy and comfortable. Lows 64-70. Calm wind late.

THURSDAY...Increasing clouds with scattered (50%) showers and thunderstorms. Highs 87-92. South wind 6-14 mph.

THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy and more humid with a chance of lingering showers and thunderstorms. Lows 69-75. S/SE wind 2-6 mph.

FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 60% chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the 80s. A variable wind.

 

7-Day Forecast: Alexandria

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

50% Shwrs/Tstms

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 85°
  • 70°

60% Shwrs/Tstms

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

50% Shwrs/Tstms

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

50% Shwrs/Tstms

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 91°
  • 69°

40% Shwrs/Tstms

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

30% Shwrs/Tstms

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

30% Shwrs/Tstms

Currently in Alexandria, LA as of

  • 76°(Feels like 79°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: ENE @ 6 mph
  • Barometer: 30.01 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:26
  • Sunset: 20:07
  • Humidity: 67%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Fort Polk (South)

Currently in Fort Polk, LA as of

  • 75°(Feels like 78°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: E @ 6 mph
  • Barometer: 30.02 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:28
  • Sunset: 20:09
  • Humidity: 69%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Natchitoches

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 92°
  • 68°

Partly Cloudy

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 89°
  • 72°

T-Storms

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

Cloudy

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

T-Storms

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

Partly Cloudy

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 92°
  • 72°

Clear

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 92°
  • 72°

Clear

Currently in Natchitoches, LA as of

  • 75°(Feels like 78°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: ESE @ 5 mph
  • Barometer: 30.02 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:28
  • Sunset: 20:10
  • Humidity: 75%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: De Ridder

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 92°
  • 65°

Cloudy

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

T-Storms

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

Cloudy

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

Partly Cloudy

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

Clear

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 93°
  • 68°

Clear

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

Clear

Currently in De Ridder, LA as of

  • 75°(Feels like 78°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.03 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:30
  • Sunset: 20:09
  • Humidity: 69%
  • UV Index: 7.00

7-Day Forecast: Lafayette

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 89°
  • 67°

Partly Cloudy

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 88°
  • 73°

T-Storms

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

Cloudy

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

T-Storms

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 89°
  • 72°

Partly Cloudy

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

Clear

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

Clear

Currently in Lafayette, LA as of

  • 74°(Feels like 74°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: NE @ 5 mph
  • Barometer: 30.02 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:25
  • Sunset: 20:03
  • Humidity: 79%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Ruston

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

Clear

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

Cloudy

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 94°
  • 73°

Partly Cloudy

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

T-Storms

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

T-Storms

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

Partly Cloudy

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

Partly Cloudy

Currently in Ruston, LA as of

  • 72°(Feels like 72°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.08 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:24
  • Sunset: 20:09
  • Humidity: 78%
  • UV Index: 10.00
  • Weather Watchers

    Weather Watchers

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 10:17 PM EDT2014-07-31 02:17:37 GMT
    The Latest Weather Watchers Reports From Around Central Louisiana.More >>
    The Latest Weather Watchers Reports From Around Central Louisiana.More >>
  • Lakes and Rivers

    Lakes and Rivers

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 6:25 PM EDT2014-07-30 22:25:51 GMT
    Red River/Black River System Location Pool/Flood Stage Today's Stage Trend Crest History Grand Ecore 33.0 22.7  +0.4   Red River Lock 3 n/a 71.7  +1.4 Alexandria 32.0 21.7  +0.4 Red RiverMore >>
    Central Louisiana's daily Hydrology Report.More >>
  • Register for Email Notifications from KALB.com

    Stay connected with KALB.com. Sign up here for the latest breaking news, headlines and contest information sent directly to your inbox.

    * denotes required fields




    Thank you for signing up! You will receive a confirmation email shortly.
  • Related LinkMore>>

  • FEMA Flood Plain Maps

    FEMA Flood Plain Maps

    FEMA Flood Plain Maps (<-- Click here to find your flood plain maps) During the event of a tropical making landfall and affecting CenLA, something to think about will be whether or not you are in an areaMore >>
    FEMA Flood Plain Maps During the event of a tropical making landfall and affecting CenLA, something to think about will be whether or not you are in an area that is prone to flooding or what the riskMore >>
  • Weather BlogMore>>

  • IS IT THE MIDDLE OF SUMMER?

    IS IT THE MIDDLE OF SUMMER?

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 10:24 PM EDT2014-07-31 02:24:59 GMT
    Tuesday night's cold front was felt this morning all across central Louisiana as temperatures dropped into the 60s and lower 70s.The lowest readings came from northern locations where the air was drier. The thermometer in Jena fell to 62 degrees with Natchez, Miss. and Atlanta at 63. On the warm side of the thermometer, DeRidder only dropped to 71 and Fort Polk 70. The long-term daily average is 73 and the record remains at 63 in 1897.Afternoon highs ranged from the lower 80s to the middle 90...More >>
    Tuesday night's cold front was felt this morning all across central Louisiana as temperatures dropped into the 60s and lower 70s.The lowest readings came from northern locations where the air was drier. The thermometer in Jena fell to 62 degrees with Natchez, Miss. and Atlanta at 63. On the warm side of the thermometer, DeRidder only dropped to 71 and Fort Polk 70. The long-term daily average is 73 and the record remains at 63 in 1897.Afternoon highs ranged from the lower 80s to the middle 90...More >>
  • Lakes and Rivers

    Lakes and Rivers

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 6:25 PM EDT2014-07-30 22:25:51 GMT
    Red River/Black River System Location Pool/Flood Stage Today's Stage Trend Crest History Grand Ecore 33.0 22.7  +0.4   Red River Lock 3 n/a 71.7  +1.4 Alexandria 32.0 21.7  +0.4 Red RiverMore >>
    Central Louisiana's daily Hydrology Report.More >>
  • Pleasantly Warm Temps Falling

    Pleasantly Warm Temps Falling

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 11:35 AM EDT2014-07-30 15:35:08 GMT
    Wednesday, July 2912:00pmFor the latest Tropical Update follow the link below:http://www.kalb.com/story/26150687/a-developing-tropical-disturbanceOverviewThere is a LPS (Low Pressure System) New England that is affecting parts of the NE U.S ORV (Ohio River Valley). There is also a secondary, developing LPS over the panhandle of Texas (Flash Flooding will be possible). Otherwise, a ridge of high pressure is building over the SE U.S. Eastern Seaboard (in the wake of a departing cold front).Di...More >>
    Wednesday, July 2912:00pmFor the latest Tropical Update follow the link below:http://www.kalb.com/story/26150687/a-developing-tropical-disturbanceOverviewThere is a LPS (Low Pressure System) New England that is affecting parts of the NE U.S ORV (Ohio River Valley). There is also a secondary, developing LPS over the panhandle of Texas (Flash Flooding will be possible). Otherwise, a ridge of high pressure is building over the SE U.S. Eastern Seaboard (in the wake of a departing cold front).Di...More >>
Powered by WorldNow
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KALB. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.