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Heavy Rain, Local Flooding Along the Central Gulf Coast

A slow moving front will provide the focus for heavy rain and local flooding from the Texas Gulf Coast to the Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama coasts today. The front will shift to the Florida Panhandle and Southeast Tuesday. Severe storms are possible in west Texas, while record warm temperatures spread across the west. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ruston, Ruston Regional Airport (KRSN)

Lat: 32.51°NLon: 92.59°WElev: 312ft.

Light Rain

62°F

17°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.11 in
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 May 12:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Ruston LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  High near 68. Northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 59. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 83.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. High near 68. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 59. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
Ruston LA
 32.52°N 92.64°W (Elev. 348 ft)
12:15 pm CDT May 22, 2017
12pm CDT May 22, 2017-6pm CDT May 28, 2017
 
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