Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ruston, Ruston Regional Airport (KRSN)

Lat: 32.51°NLon: 92.59°WElev: 312ft.

Fog/Mist

73°F

23°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 29.83 in
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 30 Apr 9:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Ruston LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 75. Northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. North wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 77.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 57.

    Clear

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 75. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. North wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 57.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Ruston LA
 32.52°N 92.64°W (Elev. 348 ft)
8:15 pm CDT Apr 30, 2016
9pm CDT Apr 30, 2016-6pm CDT May 7, 2016
 
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