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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Alexandria, Alexandria International Airport (KAEX)

Lat: 31.33°NLon: 92.56°WElev: 89ft.

Fair

83°F

28°C

Humidity 31%
Wind Speed S 10 G 18 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1019.2 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 23 Mar 3:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Alexandria LA

  • Tonight

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

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms.  Low around 65. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 63. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 65. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Alexandria LA
 31.27°N 92.48°W
4:05 pm CDT Mar 23, 2017
4pm CDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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