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Alexandria, LA

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Broken Clouds

65°F

Hi: 79° Lo: 64°

Feels like 65°F
Precipitation: 0%
Humidity: 97%

Dewpoint: 64°
Heat Index: 65°
Wind Direction: SSE
Wind Speed: 9 mph

Sunrise: 06:47:02 am
Sunset: 06:00:18 pm

Areas of patchy fog early. Considerable clouds this morning. Some decrease in clouds later in the day. High 79F. Winds S at 10 to 20 mph.

6 AM


64°

Humidity: 96%
Precip: 0%

7 AM


64°

Humidity: 94%
Precip: 0%

8 AM


64°

Humidity: 95%
Precip: 0%

9 AM


67°

Humidity: 90%
Precip: 0%

10 AM


71°

Humidity: 82%
Precip: 0%

11 AM


74°

Humidity: 73%
Precip: 0%

Tuesday

Hi: 82° Lo: 66
Wednesday

Hi: 75° Lo: 64
Thursday

Hi: 78° Lo: 65
Friday

Hi: 74° Lo: 65
Saturday

Hi: 77° Lo: 59
Sunday

Hi: 68° Lo: 57

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SYNOPSIS...Through early this week, central Louisiana will be located between a massive high pressure ridge aloft over the western Atlantic Ocean and eastern United States and a large trough aloft over the western United States. This pattern will produce a strong southerly wind and send thermometers to near record high levels.

TONIGHT...Partly cloudy to mostly cloudy and mild. Lows 57-63. South wind 5-12 mph.

MONDAY MORNING...Overcast with areas of fog and possible drizzle. SSE wind 6-14 mph.

MONDAY AFTERNOON...Clouds mixing with sunshine. Windy with near record warmth. Highs 77-83. South wind 10-20 mph with gusts to 30 mph.

MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy and unseasonably warm with lows 61-67. SSE wind 8-16 mph.

TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy, windy, and very warm. Highs 78-84. South wind 12-22 mph with gusts to 35 mph. There remains a 30% chance of showers and possibly a t-storm.

-Meteorologist Tom Konvicka


Statistics

Yesterday's Low 51
Yesterday's High 67
Today's Normal High 64
Today's Normal Low 42
Record High Temp/Year 81/1996
Record Low Temp/Year 19/1910
Sunrise This Morning 6:48 AM
Sunset Tonight 6:00 PM
Yesterday's Rainfall 0.01
Month to Date Precipitation/Month's Normal 3.92/2.83
Year to Date Precipitation/YTD Normal 8.60/8.05
 

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