Flash Flood Watches in Southeast and Tennessee Valley; Critical Fire Weather in California; Severe Weather in Upper Midwest

Flash flood watches are in effect today in parts of the Southeast and Tennessee Valley from organized areas of heavy to excessive rainfall. Meanwhile, critical fire weather conditions are likely across northern California with offshore winds and dry conditions. Finally, a strong cold front will produce severe thunderstorms across the Upper to Mid Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Oakdale, Allen Parish Airport (KACP)

Lat: 30.75°NLon: 92.69°WElev: 108ft.

Partly Cloudy

90°F

32°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.89 in
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index97°F (36°C)
Last update 20 Sep 3:55 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSE Pitkin LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 73. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 73 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 98. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 91 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and 1am.  Patchy fog before 10pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Light and variable wind becoming north 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog
    then Showers
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 79. North wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 53. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 80. North wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 53. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 55. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Clear

    Low: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 73. Calm wind.
Tuesday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 98. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and 1am. Patchy fog before 10pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Light and variable wind becoming north 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 79. North wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 53. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 80. North wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 53. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 55. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 59.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSE Pitkin LA
 30.87°N 92.88°W
3:15 pm CDT Sep 20, 2021
4pm CDT Sep 20, 2021-6pm CDT Sep 27, 2021
 
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