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Today's Forecast

Today's Forecast Image
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TONIGHT...Fair to partly cloudy skies and a muggy feel with low (10%) rain chances. Overnight lows 70-76. South wind at 1-5mph, becoming calm.

SATURDAY... Mostly sunny to partly cloudy skies, with a continued low (<10%) chance for rain. Highs 92-98. Southwest winds at 2-12 mph.

SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy skies with a mild feel. Lows 72-78. Little to no rain expected. South winds at 1-8 mph.

SUNDAY... Plenty of sunshine revealing mostly sunny skies and a muggy feel. Highs 93-99. A 10% chance of showers. Southwest wind at 5-15 mph.

7-Day Forecast: Alexandria

Friday
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10% Shwrs/Tstms

Saturday
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Hot & Humid

Sunday
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  • 96°
  • 74°

Hot & Humid

Monday
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  • 94°
  • 73°

Isolated Rain

Tuesday
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  • 91°
  • 70°

40% Shwrs/Tstms

Wednesday
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  • 88°
  • 68°

50% Shwrs/Tstms

Thursday
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  • 87°
  • 67°

40% Shwrs/Tstms

Currently in Alexandria, LA as of

  • 93°(Feels like 100°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: N @ 3 mph
  • Barometer: 29.95 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:22
  • Sunset: 20:11
  • Humidity: 46%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Fort Polk (South)

Currently in Fort Polk, LA as of

  • 91°(Feels like 98°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: NNE @ 3 mph
  • Barometer: 29.97 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:25
  • Sunset: 20:12
  • Humidity: 50%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Natchitoches

Friday
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Clear

Saturday
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Clear

Sunday
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  • 75°

Partly Cloudy

Monday
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  • 94°
  • 76°

Partly Cloudy

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 93°
  • 74°

Partly Cloudy

Wednesday
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  • 91°
  • 72°

Partly Cloudy

Thursday
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  • 86°
  • 67°

Clear

Currently in Natchitoches, LA as of

  • 89°(Feels like 98°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: NE @ 3 mph
  • Barometer: 29.96 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:24
  • Sunset: 20:14
  • Humidity: 64%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: De Ridder

Friday
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Clear

Saturday
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  • 97°
  • 73°

Clear

Sunday
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  • 97°
  • 73°

Partly Cloudy

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

Partly Cloudy

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

Partly Cloudy

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

Partly Cloudy

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 85°
  • 65°

Clear

Currently in De Ridder, LA as of

  • 90°(Feels like 99°)
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 29.99 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:27
  • Sunset: 20:13
  • Humidity: 56%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Lafayette

Friday
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  • 93°
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Clear

Saturday
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  • 93°
  • 73°

Clear

Sunday
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  • 93°
  • 74°

Partly Cloudy

Monday
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  • 91°
  • 76°

Partly Cloudy

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

Partly Cloudy

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

Partly Cloudy

Thursday
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  • 87°
  • 69°

Clear

Currently in Lafayette, LA as of

  • 85°(Feels like 93°)
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: SSW @ 7 mph
  • Barometer: 29.98 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:22
  • Sunset: 20:06
  • Humidity: 72%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Ruston

Friday
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  • 93°
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Partly Cloudy

Saturday
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  • 93°
  • 75°

Partly Cloudy

Sunday
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  • 94°
  • 76°

Partly Cloudy

Monday
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  • 94°
  • 77°

Partly Cloudy

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

Partly Cloudy

Wednesday
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  • 92°
  • 74°

Cloudy

Thursday
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  • 89°
  • 72°

Cloudy

Currently in Ruston, LA as of

  • 84°(Feels like 94°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.00 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:20
  • Sunset: 20:13
  • Humidity: 82%
  • 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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    Friday, July 25 2014 6:37 PM EDT2014-07-25 22:37:24 GMT
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