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Isolated Severe Thunderstorms Will Continue

Isolated severe thunderstorms will continue from Minnesota to southwestern Kansas and vicinity. Within that swath, the most probable area for greater concentrations of severe weather is from eastern Nebraska across parts of Iowa. A marginal risk for severe thunderstorms also exists over eastern New England.
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Current conditions at

De Ridder, Beauregard Parish Airport (KDRI)

Lat: 30.83°NLon: 93.34°WElev: 207ft.

Partly Cloudy

76°F

24°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.02 in
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index75°F (24°C)
Last update 29 Jul 4:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

13 Miles WNW Caney LA

Heat Advisory until Wednesday 07:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until Wednesday 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Wed

    Heat Advisory

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 76. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: 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. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 78 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 106. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 98 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 96.

    Hot

    High: 96 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 96.

    Hot

    High: 96 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 76. Calm wind.
Wednesday
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. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Calm wind.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 106. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Friday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 96.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 96.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74.
Sunday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 100.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97.
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Point Forecast:
13 Miles WNW Caney LA
 31.22°N 93.57°W (Elev. 184 ft)
3:15 am CDT Jul 29, 2015
4am CDT Jul 29, 2015-6pm CDT Aug 4, 2015
 
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