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Severe Storms; Fire Danger; and Strong Pacific Storms

More strong storms on tap for the Pacific Northwest this weekend. Heavy rains could produce flooding and mudslides. Saturday, a cold front moving into the central U.S. will bring potential for severe thunderstorms containing damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes; and localized flooding potential. Dry winds in southwestern California will keep fire weather threats high. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ruston, Ruston Regional Airport (KRSN)

Lat: 32.51°NLon: 92.59°WElev: 312ft.

Fair

65°F

18°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.08 in
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Oct 10:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SW Chatham LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 76. South wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 72.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 76. South wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SW Chatham LA
 32.25°N 92.54°W (Elev. 194 ft)
9:15 pm CDT Oct 20, 2017
10pm CDT Oct 20, 2017-6pm CDT Oct 27, 2017
 
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