Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Across Much of the Plains and Mississippi Valley; A Strong Pacific Storm Moves Across the West

Areas of severe thunderstorms with heavy rainfall will continue from the Southern Plains into much of the Mississippi Valley into Sunday morning. The primary threats will be widespread damaging winds, large hail and a few tornadoes. On the West Coast, a Pacific storm will continue unsettled conditions and widespread precipitation, including heavy mountain snow, this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ruston, Ruston Regional Airport (KRSN)

Lat: 32.51°NLon: 92.59°WElev: 312ft.

Partly Cloudy

66°F

19°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.84 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 May 5:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NE Saline LA

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 7am and 1pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 71.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 90.

    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 7am and 1pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 90.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NE Saline LA
 32.19°N 92.94°W (Elev. 200 ft)
5:16 am CDT May 19, 2019
6am CDT May 19, 2019-6pm CDT May 25, 2019
 
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