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Severe Thunderstorms Returning to The Plains; Chance of Severe Storms in Mid-Atlantic too

A new Pacific storm moving into the Plains will spark a new round of severe thunderstorms in the Plains with potential for damaging winds, very large hail, and tornadoes Tuesday. Heavy rains may produce flash floods, especially from north-central Texas into Kansas. In the Mid-Atlantic, there will be a chance of severe thunderstorms. Strong winds in the Southwest are keeping fire danger high. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ruston, Ruston Regional Airport (KRSN)

Lat: 32.51°NLon: 92.59°WElev: 312ft.

Fog/Mist

71°F

22°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.00 in
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 28 Mar 8:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SW Chatham LA

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe.  Low around 66. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 76.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 81.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could be severe. Low around 66. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SW Chatham LA
 32.25°N 92.54°W (Elev. 194 ft)
7:15 am CDT Mar 28, 2017
8am CDT Mar 28, 2017-6pm CDT Apr 3, 2017
 
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