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Severe storms possible in Plains, Mid-Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms will be possible Wednesday afternoon and evening across portions of the Central Plains and Mid-Mississippi River Valley. Large hail and damaging wind will be the main threats.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Monroe, Monroe Regional Airport (KMLU)

Lat: 32.51°NLon: 92.03°WElev: 79ft.

Fair

83°F

28°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.5 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 4 Aug 10:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Monroe LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 104. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 103. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 98 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 78 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 99.

    Hot

    High: 99 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 79.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 79 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 101.

    Hot

    High: 101 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 79.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 104. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 103. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 99.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 79.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 101.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 79.
Sunday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 103.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 79.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 104.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 79.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 102.
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Point Forecast:
Monroe LA
 32.51°N 92.07°W (Elev. 72 ft)
10:22 pm CDT Aug 4, 2015
11pm CDT Aug 4, 2015-6pm CDT Aug 11, 2015
 
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