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Severe Thunderstorms Shift to Lower Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms in the central Plains with strong winds and hail will shift into the lower Mississippi Valley Friday afternoon and evening. Hot, dry winds will continue across the southern Plains while rain and high elevation snow continue in the West and the Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ruston, Ruston Regional Airport (KRSN)

Lat: 32.51°NLon: 92.59°WElev: 312ft.

Fair

71°F

22°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 30.11 in
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Mar 10:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Ruston LA

Lake Wind Advisory March 24, 10:00am until March 25, 04:00am
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Lake Wind Advisory
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 63. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe.  Low around 63. South wind 10 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 77. West wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 82.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 63. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe. Low around 63. South wind 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 77. West wind around 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Ruston LA
 32.52°N 92.64°W (Elev. 348 ft)
8:47 pm CDT Mar 23, 2017
10pm CDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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