Severe Storms Possible in the South; Southwest Critical Fire Weather Threats

Severe storms with large to very large hail, damaging winds, a couple of tornadoes, and heavy rain that could cause flash flooding may develop across the eastern South Plains to the Deep South. Dry, gusty winds in the Southwest will keep fire weather threats critical. Elevated fire weather threats also in portions of the East. Cool and snowy in the Northern Tier states and West mountains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ruston, Ruston Regional Airport (KRSN)

Lat: 32.51°NLon: 92.59°WElev: 312ft.

Overcast

66°F

19°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 29.99 in
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Apr 1:55 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Jonesboro LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm.  High near 70. Southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4am. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 59. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 79. East wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 54.

    Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. High near 70. Southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4am. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall. Low around 59. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 79. East wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 54.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
Jonesboro LA
 32.23°N 92.7°W (Elev. 272 ft)
1:15 pm CDT Apr 23, 2021
2pm CDT Apr 23, 2021-6pm CDT Apr 29, 2021
 
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