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Severe weather possible for parts of central Plains, mid-Atlantic to New England

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a Slight Risk of severe thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon and evening across parts of the central Plains, from northwestern Kansas to southwestern Nebraska and extreme northeastern Colorado, as well across parts of the mid-Atlantic and eastern New England. Isolated strong to severe storms are possible in areas surrounding the Slight Risk areas.
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Current conditions at

Oakdale, Allen Parish Airport (KACP)

Lat: 30.75°NLon: 92.69°WElev: 108ft.

91°F

33°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.00 in
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index99°F (37°C)
Last update 4 Aug 10:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles E Bayou Chicot LA

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 103. West wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 102. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 103. West wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 102. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 99.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 99.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles E Bayou Chicot LA
 30.82°N 92.28°W
10:06 am CDT Aug 4, 2015
10am CDT Aug 4, 2015-6pm CDT Aug 10, 2015
 
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