Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Alexandria, Alexandria Esler Regional Airport (KESF)

Lat: 31.4°NLon: 92.29°WElev: 112ft.

Fair

84°F

29°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.6 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index92°F (33°C)
Last update 24 Jul 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NW Jonesville LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms.  Steady temperature around 82. North northwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm.  Low around 73. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 106. Calm wind becoming east northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms. Steady temperature around 82. North northwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Low around 73. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 106. Calm wind becoming east northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 93.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 93.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NW Jonesville LA
 31.67°N 91.88°W
5:15 pm CDT Jul 24, 2016
5pm CDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 31, 2016
 
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