Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system in the Ohio Valley will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain stretching from the Southern Plains eastward through the Gulf Coast and Southeast on Thursday. Large hail and locally damaging winds will be the main threats. This activity will continue into Friday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ruston, Ruston Regional Airport (KRSN)

Lat: 32.51° N Lon: 92.59° W Elev: 312 ft.

Fair

87°F

31°C

Humidity 32%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.95 in
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 28 Apr 2:55 pm CDT
Detailed forecast for

Jackson Parish

Rest Of Today
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Increasing clouds with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the upper 60s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely...mainly in the afternoon. Some thunderstorms may be severe in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Locally heavy rainfall possible. Lows in the upper 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Locally heavy rainfall possible in the afternoon. Cloudy. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Locally heavy rainfall possible. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Sunday
Becoming partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s.
Monday
Becoming mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s.
Tuesday
Becoming partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s.
Wednesday
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s.



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1122 AM CDT THU APR 28 2016
 
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