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Very Heavy Rainfall and High Risk Flood Event in the South-Central U.S.

Thunderstorms, some severe, will continue to produce tremendously heavy rainfall over the same areas through the day today. The area with the greatest potential for excessive rainfall includes Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Missouri. Very heavy rains will extend broadly from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. Life threatening flash flooding is expected with these storms. Read More >

Current conditions at

Alexandria, Alexandria International Airport (KAEX)

Lat: 31.33°NLon: 92.56°WElev: 89ft.

Overcast with Haze and Windy

83°F

28°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed S 26 G 36 mph
Barometer 29.80 in (1009.2 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 29 Apr 10:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WNW Woodworth LA

Wind Advisory until April 29, 09:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until April 29, 09:00pm

    NOW until
    9:00pm Sat

    Wind Advisory

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 88. South wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 70. South wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall.  High near 74. West wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 74 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 53. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 80. West wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 54. South wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 88. South wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall. Low around 70. South wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall. High near 74. West wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 53. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 80. West wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 54. South wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WNW Woodworth LA
 31.16°N 92.56°W
9:06 am CDT Apr 29, 2017
11am CDT Apr 29, 2017-6pm CDT May 5, 2017
 
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