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flood
Beauregard Parish, LA

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
THE SABINE RIVER NEAR DEWEYVILLE.
* UNTIL SATURDAY EVENING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 7:45 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 24.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 24.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 24.1 FEET BY
THURSDAY EARLY AFTERNOON. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE
SATURDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT STAGES NEAR 24.0 FEET...MINOR LOWLAND FLOODING WILL
OCCUR.

&&

LAT...LON 3058 9381 3011 9377 3014 9364 3043 9368 3057 9358

$$

Grant Parish, LA

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
THE LITTLE RIVER NEAR ROCHELLE LOUISIANA..
* UNTIL SATURDAY EVENING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 930 AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 33.9 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 32 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY
SATURDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...MINOR LOWLAND FLOODING.

&&

LAT...LON 3179 9234 3149 9218 3149 9225 3161 9240 3179 9239

$$

La Salle Parish, LA

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
THE LITTLE RIVER NEAR ROCHELLE LOUISIANA..
* UNTIL SATURDAY EVENING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 930 AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 33.9 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 32 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY
SATURDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...MINOR LOWLAND FLOODING.

&&

LAT...LON 3179 9234 3149 9218 3149 9225 3161 9240 3179 9239

$$

Rapides Parish, LA

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...THE FLOOD WARNING
CONTINUES FOR
THE CALCASIEU RIVER NEAR GLENMORA.
* FROM FRIDAY EVENING UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS
CANCELLED.
* AT 10:30 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 10.9 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY FRIDAY EVENING AND CONTINUE
TO RISE TO NEAR 12.5 FEET BY SATURDAY EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT STAGES NEAR 12.0 FEET...WHEN THE RIVER IS RISING AND
THE GAUGE READING IS FORECAST TO REACH 12 FEET OR HIGHER. ROADS
UPSTREAM FROM GLENMORA...INCLUDING STROTHERS CROSSING ROAD NEAR THE
COMMUNITY OF CALCASIEU AND PRICE CROSSING ROAD NEAR HINESTON HAVE
WATER ON THEM AND ARE SUBJECT TO BEING CLOSED. ALSO...FLOODING OF
FORESTED AREAS NEAR THE RIVER WILL OCCUR.
* IMPACT...AT STAGES NEAR 12.0 FEET...WHEN THE RIVER IS FALLING AND
THE GAUGE READING IS FORECAST TO BE NEAR 12 FEET...ONLY MINOR
FLOODING OF FORESTED AREAS NEAR THE RIVER WILL OCCUR.

&&

LAT...LON 3113 9279 3090 9269 3090 9262 3105 9265 3115 9275

$$

Winn Parish, LA

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
THE LITTLE RIVER NEAR ROCHELLE LOUISIANA..
* UNTIL SATURDAY EVENING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 930 AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 33.9 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 32 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY
SATURDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...MINOR LOWLAND FLOODING.

&&

LAT...LON 3179 9234 3149 9218 3149 9225 3161 9240 3179 9239

$$

freeze
Grant Parish, LA

...FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CDT THIS MORNING...

* EVENT...MOSTLY CLEAR SKIES AND LIGHT WINDS MAY ALLOW OVERNIGHT
LOWS TO FALL INTO THE LOWER 30S ACROSS THE WARNING AREA. PATCHY
FROST MAY ALSO DEVELOP IN THE PRE DAWN HOURS.

* TIMING...TEMPERATURES COULD REACH THE FREEZING MARK BEFORE
DAYBREAK AND WILL QUICKLY RISE ABOVE FREEZING BY 9 AM.

* IMPACT...FREEZING TEMPERATURES AND LIGHT PATCHY FROST COULD
CAUSE DAMAGE TO TENDER AND UNPROTECTED VEGETATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZE WARNING MEANS FREEZING OR SOME SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES
ARE IMMINENT OR STILL SOMEWHAT LIKELY. THESE CONDITIONS COULD
DAMAGE OR KILL NEW CROPS AND OTHER SENSITIVE VEGETATION.

&&

$$

La Salle Parish, LA

...FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CDT THIS MORNING...

* EVENT...MOSTLY CLEAR SKIES AND LIGHT WINDS MAY ALLOW OVERNIGHT
LOWS TO FALL INTO THE LOWER 30S ACROSS THE WARNING AREA. PATCHY
FROST MAY ALSO DEVELOP IN THE PRE DAWN HOURS.

* TIMING...TEMPERATURES COULD REACH THE FREEZING MARK BEFORE
DAYBREAK AND WILL QUICKLY RISE ABOVE FREEZING BY 9 AM.

* IMPACT...FREEZING TEMPERATURES AND LIGHT PATCHY FROST COULD
CAUSE DAMAGE TO TENDER AND UNPROTECTED VEGETATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZE WARNING MEANS FREEZING OR SOME SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES
ARE IMMINENT OR STILL SOMEWHAT LIKELY. THESE CONDITIONS COULD
DAMAGE OR KILL NEW CROPS AND OTHER SENSITIVE VEGETATION.

&&

$$

Winn Parish, LA

...FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CDT THIS MORNING...

* EVENT...MOSTLY CLEAR SKIES AND LIGHT WINDS MAY ALLOW OVERNIGHT
LOWS TO FALL INTO THE LOWER 30S ACROSS THE WARNING AREA. PATCHY
FROST MAY ALSO DEVELOP IN THE PRE DAWN HOURS.

* TIMING...TEMPERATURES COULD REACH THE FREEZING MARK BEFORE
DAYBREAK AND WILL QUICKLY RISE ABOVE FREEZING BY 9 AM.

* IMPACT...FREEZING TEMPERATURES AND LIGHT PATCHY FROST COULD
CAUSE DAMAGE TO TENDER AND UNPROTECTED VEGETATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZE WARNING MEANS FREEZING OR SOME SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES
ARE IMMINENT OR STILL SOMEWHAT LIKELY. THESE CONDITIONS COULD
DAMAGE OR KILL NEW CROPS AND OTHER SENSITIVE VEGETATION.

&&

$$

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Central Louisiana's Forecast

Today's Forecast

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  • 66°
  • 43°

TODAY... Temps will start off near freezing with frost on the ground through parts of the area. Otherwise, Sunny skies with gradually increasing high cloudiness and still seasonably cool. Highs 64-70. SE wind 2-12 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Fair to partly cloudy skies and cool. Lows 39-46. SE/E wind 1-8 mph.

THURSDAY...Clouds mixing with sunshine and gradually increasing with a continued warming trend. There will be a slight (20%) chance for rain, late. Highs 67-74. SE wind 2-10 mph.

THURSDAY NIGHT... Partly to mostly cloudy skies with low rain chances on the board and a mild feel. Lows 49-55. East wind 2-10mph.

FRIDAY... Partly to mostly cloudy skies with a chance for scattered showers & thunderstorms as a front moves through the area. Temps will rise into a seasonable range. Highs 73-79. NE wind 2-12mph.

7-Day Forecast: Alexandria

Wednesday
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  • 66°
  • 43°

Cool

Thursday
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  • 71°
  • 52°

20% PM Showers

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 76°
  • 57°

50% Shwrs/Tstms

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 76°
  • 59°

Seasonal

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 77°
  • 59°

Seasonal

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 80°
  • 61°

30% Rain

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 82°
  • 59°

20% Rain

Currently in Alexandria, LA as of

  • 38°(Feels like 38°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.22 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:41
  • Sunset: 19:40
  • Humidity: 85%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Fort Polk (South)

Currently in Fort Polk, LA as of

  • 35°(Feels like 35°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.23 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:43
  • Sunset: 19:41
  • Humidity: 96%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Natchitoches

Wednesday
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  • 66°
  • °

Clear

Thursday
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  • 69°
  • 47°

Cloudy

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 77°
  • 55°

Cloudy

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 77°
  • 60°

Cloudy

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 78°
  • 61°

Cloudy

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 79°
  • 61°

Cloudy

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 80°
  • 61°

Cloudy

Currently in Natchitoches, LA as of

  • 36°(Feels like 36°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.24 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:43
  • Sunset: 19:42
  • Humidity: 100%
  • UV Index: 7.00

7-Day Forecast: De Ridder

Wednesday
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  • 67°
  • °

Clear

Thursday
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  • 70°
  • 42°

Cloudy

Friday
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  • 75°
  • 52°

Partly Cloudy

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 77°
  • 56°

Cloudy

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 77°
  • 60°

Cloudy

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 78°
  • 61°

Cloudy

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 78°
  • 60°

Cloudy

Currently in De Ridder, LA as of

  • 37°(Feels like 37°)
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.25 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:45
  • Sunset: 19:42
  • Humidity: 93%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Lafayette

Wednesday
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  • 65°
  • °

Clear

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 69°
  • 45°

Cloudy

Friday
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  • 76°
  • 55°

Cloudy

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 77°
  • 59°

Cloudy

Sunday
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  • 76°
  • 62°

Cloudy

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 79°
  • 60°

Cloudy

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 81°
  • 61°

Cloudy

Currently in Lafayette, LA as of

  • 39°(Feels like 39°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.23 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:40
  • Sunset: 19:36
  • Humidity: 86%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Ruston

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 66°
  • °

Clear

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 71°
  • 49°

Cloudy

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 76°
  • 59°

Partly Cloudy

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 79°
  • 62°

Partly Cloudy

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 80°
  • 62°

Cloudy

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 82°
  • 64°

Cloudy

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 83°
  • 64°

Partly Cloudy

Currently in Ruston, LA as of

  • 34°(Feels like 34°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.27 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:40
  • Sunset: 19:41
  • Humidity: 100%
  • UV Index: 10.00
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