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Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Exacerbate Ongoing Flooding; Cold and Wintry Continue Out West

A developing wave will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms Saturday from the Arklatex area to the Middle Mississippi Valley; and may produce tornadoes, damaging winds, and large hail; including potential for significant tornadoes and very large hail. Additional heavy rain will increase ongoing flooding. Heavy western mountain and Upper Midwest snow; and ice in the Northeast is also expected. Read More >

Current conditions at

Alexandria, Alexandria International Airport (KAEX)

Lat: 31.33°NLon: 92.56°WElev: 89ft.

Mostly Cloudy

79°F

26°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed SE 12 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1019.5 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 23 Feb 2:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Alexandria LA

Flood Warning February 26, 04:47pm until further notice
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Flood Warning until further notice
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Southeast wind around 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms.  Low around 56. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. North wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 66 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. East wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 49 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. East wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Southeast wind around 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 56. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. North wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. East wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. East wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Alexandria LA
 31.3°N 92.48°W
3:05 pm CST Feb 23, 2018
3pm CST Feb 23, 2018-6pm CST Mar 1, 2018
 
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