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Clear

76°F

Hi: 78° Lo: 59°

(Feels like 76°F)
Precipitation: 3%
Humidity: 43%

Dewpoint: 52°
Heat Index: 76°
Wind Direction: E
Wind Speed: 7 mph

Sunrise: 07:01:28 am
Sunset: 07:27:19 pm

Partly cloudy skies. High 72F. Winds N at 5 to 10 mph.

Monday

Hi: 76° Lo: 66°
Tuesday

Hi: 75° Lo: 47°
Wednesday

Hi: 70° Lo: 51°
Thursday

Hi: 74° Lo: 59°
Friday

Hi: 76° Lo: 58°
Saturday

Hi: 69° Lo: 60°

2 PM


78°

Humidity: 33%
Precip: 3%
Wind: 6 mph NE

3 PM


78°

Humidity: 33%
Precip: 3%
Wind: 5 mph NE

4 PM


78°

Humidity: 32%
Precip: 0%
Wind: 4 mph ENE

5 PM


77°

Humidity: 34%
Precip: 0%
Wind: 5 mph ENE

6 PM


75°

Humidity: 38%
Precip: 0%
Wind: 6 mph ENE

7 PM


73°

Humidity: 43%
Precip: 0%
Wind: 5 mph ENE
8 PM | 69°
| 0%
9 PM | 67°
| 0%
10 PM | 65°
| 0%
11 PM | 65°
| 0%
12 AM | 64°
| 0%
1 AM | 64°
| 0%
2 AM | 64°
| 0%
3 AM | 63°
| 0%
4 AM | 63°
| 0%
5 AM | 63°
| 0%
6 AM | 63°
| 0%
7 AM | 62°
| 10%
8 AM | 63°
| 10%
9 AM | 65°
| 10%
10 AM | 67°
| 10%
11 AM | 68°
| 10%
12 PM | 70°
| 10%
1 PM | 71°
| 10%

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SYNOPSIS... A strong surface cold front will push through Central Louisiana on Saturday night; leading to a cooler and drier Sunday!

SATURDAY EVENING... Warm and muggy. Temperatures dipping into the 70s through the 10 pm hour. Mostly cloudy skies. Windy, with west-southwest winds of 5-20 mph, with gusts of 30 or more possible. Scattered (60%) showers and t-storms are very likely during the evening; with some of these t-storms possibly turning severe.

SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY MORNING... Turning cooler on the back end of our frontal passage! Temperatures bottoming out in the middle 50s to the lower 60s. Mostly cloudy skies early on turning to partly cloudy skies. Winds shifting from the west to the north overnight; becoming light by Sunday morning at 2-8 mph. Scattered (60%) showers and t-storms possible through midnight or so; leading to drying out conditions (0%).

SUNDAY AFTERNOON... Not as warm! Temperatures rising into the middle 70s to the lower 80s. Partly to mostly cloudy skies. North-northeast winds of 2-12 mph. A stray (10%) shower or sprinkle is possible on Sunday afternoon/evening.

SUNDAY NIGHT INTO MONDAY MORNING... Temperatures bottoming out in the middle 50s to the lower 60s. Partly to mostly cloudy skies. East-northeast winds of 2-8 mph. A stray (10%) shower or sprinkle overnight into Monday morning remains possible.

MONDAY AFTERNOON... Temperatures rising into the lower 70s to the lower 80s. Mostly cloudy skies. Breezy, with east-northeast winds of 2-8 mph, turning to the south-southwest at 5-15 mph, with gusts of 20 or more possible. Scattered (60%) showers and t-storms are possible, with some of these t-storms possibly turning severe especially later on Monday.

-Forecaster Tyler Hall


Statistics

Yesterday's Low 63
Yesterday's High 83
Today's Normal High 74
Today's Normal Low 50
Record High Temp/Year 92/1907
Record Low Temp/Year 30/1955
Sunrise This Morning 7:02 AM
Sunset Tonight 7:27 PM
Yesterday's Rainfall 0.19
Month to Date Precipitation/Month's Normal 5.10/4.60
Year to Date Precipitation/YTD Normal 18.27/14.28

 

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