Isolated Severe Thunderstorms and Flooding Potential in the Central U.S.

Isolated strong to severe thunderstorms are possible across parts of the southern and central Plains today through Saturday. Large hail and severe wind gusts are the main threats. Heavy rainfall is forecast from the western Gulf Coast into the Midwest from this weekend into early next week. New and renewed river rises are possible across portions of eastern Texas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Shreveport, Shreveport Downtown Airport (KDTN)

Lat: 32.54°NLon: 93.74°WElev: 177ft.

Fair

76°F

24°C

Humidity 36%
Wind Speed Vrbl 7 mph
Barometer 30.24 in (1023.9 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 13 May 2:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Benton LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 75. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Light southeast wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers between 2pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 75. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Light southeast wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Sunday
A chance of showers between 2pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Benton LA
 32.69°N 93.74°W (Elev. 203 ft)
2:32 pm CDT May 13, 2021
3pm CDT May 13, 2021-6pm CDT May 19, 2021
 
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