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Severe weather possible for parts of eastern, north-central and southwestern U.S.

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon across a large portion of the eastern U.S. from the Mid-Atlantic & Ohio Valley into the Deep South. Severe thunderstorms are also possible across parts of the northern Plains & southern Ariz. Damaging wind gusts & large hail will be the main threats with severe thunderstorms that develop in these areas.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ruston, Ruston Regional Airport (KRSN)

Lat: 32.51°NLon: 92.59°WElev: 312ft.

Partly Cloudy

92°F

33°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 30.02 in
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index101°F (38°C)
Last update 30 Jun 2:35 pm CDT

Detailed Forecast

Rest Of Today
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 90s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Becoming mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s.
Friday
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s.
Friday Night
Becoming mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s.
Independence Day
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s.
Saturday Night
Becoming partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s.
Sunday Night
Becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s.
Monday
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 90s.
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1035 AM CDT TUE JUN 30 2015
 
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