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Wilkinson County, MS

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
AMITE COUNTY IN SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPI...
WILKINSON COUNTY IN SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPI...

* UNTIL 845 PM CDT

* AT 645 PM CDT...RADAR ESTIMATED BETWEEN 2 TO 3 INCHES OF RAIN HAD
FALLEN BETWEEN GLOSTER AND CROSBY AND NUISANCE FLOODING IS
EXPECTED IN THIS AREA. THE STORM WAS DRIFTING SOUTH AT 5 MILES.
RESIDUAL NUISANCE FLOODING MAY LINGER THROUGH 8 PM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS UP TO ONE INCH ARE POSSIBLE IN THE
ADVISORY AREA.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE ELEVATED LEVELS ON
SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...AND PONDING OF WATER ON COUNTRY ROADS AND
FARMLAND ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS.

IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS
FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES. IT TAKES ONLY A FEW INCHES OF
SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 3127 9116 3128 9092 3113 9092 3113 9119

$$

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Central Louisiana Forecast

Today's Forecast

Today's Forecast Image
  • 89°
  • 71°

TONIGHT... Mostly cloudy, with a 20% chance of scattered showers and thunderstorms after sunset. Rainfall will taper off overnight. Lows 68-73. Southwest wind at 1-5 mph.

WEDNESDAY... Partly sunny to mostly cloudy skies with afternoon highs 85-91.  A 40% chance of scattered afternoon showers and thunderstorms. Southeast winds at 2-8 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT... Mostly cloudy skies with lows 69-75. A 10% chance of rain. Northwest wind at 1-5 mph.

THURSDAY... Partly sunny skies with a 30% chance of rain. Highs 85-89. Southeast wind at 1-5 mph.


7-Day Forecast: Alexandria

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

60% Shwrs/Tstms

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

40% Shwrs/Tstms

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 87°
  • 73°

30% Shwrs/Tstms

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

20% Shwrs/Tstms

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 90°
  • 69°

Mostly Sunny

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

Mostly Sunny

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

30% Shwrs/Tstms

Currently in Alexandria, LA as of

  • 77°(Feels like 81°)
  • Cloudy
  • Wind: S @ 7 mph
  • Barometer: 30.00 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:55
  • Sunset: 19:15
  • Humidity: 85%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Fort Polk (South)

Currently in Fort Polk, LA as of

  • 73°(Feels like 73°)
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: SSE @ 6 mph
  • Barometer: 30.01 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:57
  • Sunset: 19:16
  • Humidity: 96%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Natchitoches

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 91°
  • °

Partly Cloudy

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

Partly Cloudy

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

Cloudy

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

Partly Cloudy

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

Partly Cloudy

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 90°
  • 73°

T-Storms

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 87°
  • 69°

Clear

Currently in Natchitoches, LA as of

  • 83°(Feels like 90°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: E @ 3 mph
  • Barometer: 30.00 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:57
  • Sunset: 19:17
  • Humidity: 74%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: De Ridder

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 90°
  • °

Partly Cloudy

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

Partly Cloudy

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

Partly Cloudy

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

Partly Cloudy

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

Partly Cloudy

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

Rain

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 89°
  • 68°

Clear

Currently in De Ridder, LA as of

  • 75°(Feels like 79°)
  • Rain
  • Wind: SSE @ 7 mph
  • Barometer: 30.03 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:58
  • Sunset: 19:18
  • Humidity: 95%
  • UV Index: 4.00

7-Day Forecast: Lafayette

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 88°
  • °

T-Storms

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

Partly Cloudy

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 87°
  • 71°

Cloudy

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 89°
  • 69°

Partly Cloudy

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

Partly Cloudy

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 89°
  • 73°

T-Storms

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 87°
  • 71°

Clear

Currently in Lafayette, LA as of

  • 74°(Feels like 74°)
  • Light Rain
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.04 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:53
  • Sunset: 19:12
  • Humidity: 97%
  • UV Index: 8.00

7-Day Forecast: Ruston

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 91°
  • °

T-Storms

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

Partly Cloudy

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

T-Storms

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 91°
  • 72°

Partly Cloudy

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 90°
  • 74°

Partly Cloudy

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 89°
  • 74°

T-Storms

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

Partly Cloudy

Currently in Ruston, LA as of

  • 76°(Feels like 81°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.04 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:55
  • Sunset: 19:15
  • Humidity: 96%
  • UV Index: 10.00
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