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Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain in Upper Midwest

A slow moving frontal boundary from the central Pains to the Upper Midwest will bring a potential for severe thunderstorms and heavy rain. Rain amounts of 1-3 inches, with locally heavier amounts can be expected. The threat of severe weather moves into the Ohio Valley and Northeast on Tuesday. Monsoon moisture continues to bring the threat of flash flooding to the Southwest and southern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ruston, Ruston Regional Airport (KRSN)

Lat: 32.51°NLon: 92.59°WElev: 312ft.

Fair

73°F

23°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.12 in
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 21 Aug 3:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles N Ruston LA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 104. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 75. Calm wind.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 104. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles N Ruston LA
 32.57°N 92.64°W (Elev. 233 ft)
3:15 am CDT Aug 21, 2017
3am CDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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