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Severe weather and flooding rains possible on Memorial Day

Strong to severe storms will be possible Memorial Day from south Texas across the Plains into the Midwest. Isolated tornadoes, damaging winds and hail are all possible especially across eastern Texas. In addition, moderate to heavy rainfall is forecast from parts of Texas to the lower Miss. Valley increasing the flash and river flooding concerns, with an additional 1 to 2 inches of rain possible.
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Current conditions at

Alexandria, Alexandria Esler Regional Airport (KESF)

Lat: 31.4°NLon: 92.29°WElev: 112ft.

Mostly Cloudy

66°F

19°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed NW 9 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1018.5 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 May 6:53 am CDT

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and a chance of thunderstorms in the morning... Then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds 10 to 15 mph. The chance of rain 70 percent.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms...mainly in the evening. Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. South winds around 5 mph. The chance of rain 40 percent.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Becoming mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms...mainly in the evening. Partly cloudy. Lows around 70. South winds around 5 mph. The chance of rain 30 percent.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely...mainly in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds around 5 mph. The chance of rain 60 percent.
Thursday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then isolated showers after midnight. Partly cloudy. Lows around 70. The chance of rain 20 percent.
Friday
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.
Friday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Partly cloudy. Lows around 70. The chance of rain 20 percent.
Saturday
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 70.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 80s.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 80s.
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513 AM CDT TUE MAY 26 2015
 
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