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Heavy Snow & Ice Across Portions of the Plains and Midwest; Unsettled in the Pacific Northwest

Heavy snow and freezing rain will impact portions of the Plains, upper Midwest, and Great Lakes into Monday. Significant snow accumulations and gusty winds are likely in some areas. Farther to the south, rain and a few thunderstorms are expected over the Mississippi, Tennessee, and Ohio Valleys. Heavy rain & mountain snowfall will also continue from northern California into the Pacific Northwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Alexandria Esler Regional Airport (KESF)

Lat: 31.4°NLon: 92.28°WElev: 85ft.

Overcast

56°F

13°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1019.6 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Jan 1:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Ball LASimilar City Names

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after noon.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 72 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 55. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers before noon.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 64. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 37. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 60. North wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. North wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 35. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after noon. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 55. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers before noon. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 64. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 60. North wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. North wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 60.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
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 31.41°N 92.42°W
2:06 am CST Jan 21, 2018
2am CST Jan 21, 2018-6pm CST Jan 27, 2018
 
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