Powerful Storm to Impact the West; Fire Weather Concerns for Areas of the Plains

A powerful winter storm is underway across the west bringing heavy higher elevation mountain snow, dangerous blizzard for the Sierra Nevada Mountains, damaging winds, hazardous sea conditions and cold temperatures to much of the West through this weekend. Meanwhile, critical fire weather concerns increase this weekend for portions of the central and southern High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Oakdale, Allen Parish Airport (KACP)

Lat: 30.75°NLon: 92.69°WElev: 108ft.

Overcast

48°F

9°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.15 in
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 Mar 8:35 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Pine Prairie LA

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. North wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 74. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the morning.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 58. East wind around 5 mph becoming south in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  High near 76. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. South wind around 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. North wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 74. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 58. East wind around 5 mph becoming south in the evening.
Sunday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. High near 76. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. South wind around 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
Pine Prairie LA
 30.77°N 92.43°W
3:46 am CST Mar 1, 2024
8am CST Mar 1, 2024-6pm CST Mar 7, 2024
 
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