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Today's Forecast

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  • 74°

TODAY...Patchy early fog, otherwise clouds mixing with sunshine and a fair (40%) chance for showers and thunderstorms. Highs 90-96. The peak heat index may reach 105. SE wind 5-15mph.

FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly to mostly cloudy skies and muggy with continued rain chances. Showers & Tstorms are expected to pick up again, after midnight. Lows 71-77. SE wind 2-10mph.

SATURDAY...Early fog is possible, otherwise mostly cloudy with a very likely (70%) chance of showers and thunderstorms. Locally heavy rain is possible. Highs in the 80s. Variable wind that will be strong near some storms.

SATURDAY NIGHT...Continued cloudy skies with high rain chances remaining on the board. Lows 70-76. SE wind 2-10mph.

SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy skies with continued AM Rain. Rain chances will begin to taper off later in the day, followed by some clearing in the skies. Highs 97-93. South wind 2-12mph.

7-Day Forecast: Alexandria

Friday
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50% Shwrs/Tstms

Saturday
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  • 85°
  • 73°

80% Shwrs/Tstms

Sunday
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  • 90°
  • 72°

60% Shwrs/Tstms

Monday
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  • 93°
  • 73°

20% Shwrs/Tstms

Tuesday
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  • 93°
  • 72°

30% Shwrs/Tstms

Wednesday
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  • 94°
  • 73°

Tapering Rain Chances

Thursday
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  • 72°

Low Rain Chances

Currently in Alexandria, LA as of

  • 77°(Feels like 83°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 29.93 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:44
  • Sunset: 19:37
  • Humidity: 94%
  • UV Index: 7.00

7-Day Forecast: Fort Polk (South)

Currently in Fort Polk, LA as of

  • 77°(Feels like 82°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: E @ 5 mph
  • Barometer: 29.93 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:47
  • Sunset: 19:39
  • Humidity: 88%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Natchitoches

Friday
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T-Storms

Saturday
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  • 86°
  • 75°

T-Storms

Sunday
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  • 91°
  • 74°

T-Storms

Monday
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  • 93°
  • 75°

Partly Cloudy

Tuesday
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  • 94°
  • 75°

Partly Cloudy

Wednesday
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  • 95°
  • 75°

Partly Cloudy

Thursday
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  • 94°
  • 74°

Partly Cloudy

Currently in Natchitoches, LA as of

  • 79°(Feels like 85°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: ENE @ 5 mph
  • Barometer: 29.95 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:46
  • Sunset: 19:40
  • Humidity: 90%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: De Ridder

Friday
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T-Storms

Saturday
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  • 89°
  • 73°

T-Storms

Sunday
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  • 94°
  • 73°

T-Storms

Monday
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  • 96°
  • 74°

Partly Cloudy

Tuesday
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  • 94°
  • 74°

Partly Cloudy

Wednesday
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  • 96°
  • 73°

Partly Cloudy

Thursday
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  • 94°
  • 73°

Partly Cloudy

Currently in De Ridder, LA as of

  • 78°(Feels like 83°)
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 29.94 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:48
  • Sunset: 19:40
  • Humidity: 86%
  • UV Index: 4.00

7-Day Forecast: Lafayette

Friday
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T-Storms

Saturday
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  • 86°
  • 75°

T-Storms

Sunday
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  • 89°
  • 74°

T-Storms

Monday
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  • 92°
  • 75°

Partly Cloudy

Tuesday
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  • 94°
  • 74°

Partly Cloudy

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

Partly Cloudy

Thursday
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  • 91°
  • 73°

Partly Cloudy

Currently in Lafayette, LA as of

  • 77°(Feels like 82°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: VRB @ 3 mph
  • Barometer: 29.93 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:43
  • Sunset: 19:34
  • Humidity: 90%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Ruston

Friday
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  • 92°
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T-Storms

Saturday
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  • 88°
  • 77°

T-Storms

Sunday
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  • 92°
  • 76°

T-Storms

Monday
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  • 93°
  • 77°

Partly Cloudy

Tuesday
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  • 94°
  • 77°

Partly Cloudy

Wednesday
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  • 94°
  • 77°

Partly Cloudy

Thursday
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  • 92°
  • 76°

Partly Cloudy

Currently in Ruston, LA as of

  • 74°(Feels like 74°)
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.00 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:44
  • Sunset: 19:39
  • Humidity: 100%
  • UV Index: 10.00
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