Madeline slowly moving away from Hawaii as Lester approaches; Hermine gaining strength as it moves towards Florida

The National Hurricane Center has issued a Hurricane Warning, Tropical Storm Warning, Hurricane Watch and Tropical Storm Watch for parts of the Southeastern United States as Hermine churns in the eastern Gulf of Mexico. Meanwhile, the Central Pacific Hurricane Center tracks Madeline and Lester. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ruston, Ruston Regional Airport (KRSN)

Lat: 32.51°NLon: 92.59°WElev: 312ft.

Fair

79°F

26°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.97 in
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 31 Aug 11:37 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SW Chatham LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 67. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 90.

    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 67.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 93.

    Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 73.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 75. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67. North wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 90.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 93.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73.
Labor Day
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SW Chatham LA
 32.25°N 92.54°W (Elev. 194 ft)
11:15 pm CDT Aug 31, 2016
11pm CDT Aug 31, 2016-6pm CDT Sep 7, 2016
 
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