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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Alexandria, Alexandria International Airport (KAEX)

Lat: 31.33°NLon: 92.56°WElev: 89ft.

Overcast

55°F

13°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed SE 14 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1017.4 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill51°F (11°C)
Last update 16 Dec 10:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Alexandria LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 48. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the morning.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 54. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 68. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 73. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 48. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 54. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 68. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 73. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Friday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Saturday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Alexandria LA
 31.27°N 92.48°W
11:05 pm CST Dec 16, 2017
11pm CST Dec 16, 2017-6pm CST Dec 23, 2017
 
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