Cold Front to Bring Cooling and Heavy Rain in the East; Building Heat and Monsoon in the West

A slow moving cold front will bring temperatures back to near normal early this week in the East. Strong to severe storms ahead of the front may produce damaging winds and heavy rain that could cause flash flooding. Strengthening high pressure in the West will produce surging monsoon moisture with potential for flash flooding. Heat may become excessive in the Desert Southwest this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Natchitoches, Natchitoches Regional Airport (KIER)

Lat: 31.74°NLon: 93.1°WElev: 121ft.

Thunderstorm

91°F

33°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed SE 12 G 17 mph
Barometer 29.92 in
Dewpoint 79°F (26°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index109°F (43°C)
Last update 22 Jul 6:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Ashland LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 72. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 86. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 63. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 86. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 63. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 88.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 65.

    Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 91.

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 69.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 72. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 86. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 63. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 86. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 63. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 88.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 65.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 91.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
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Point Forecast:
Ashland LA
 32.12°N 93.13°W (Elev. 151 ft)
5:16 pm CDT Jul 22, 2019
6pm CDT Jul 22, 2019-6pm CDT Jul 29, 2019
 
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