Heavy Snow Forecast from the Midwest into the Great Lakes

A storm system over the central U.S. will bring heavy rain and thunderstorms to the Mid-Mississippi Valley and Southeast today. To the north of the storm's track, a band of heavy snow is forecast from the Midwest into the Great Lakes and northern New England through mid-week, and will cause some travel difficulty. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Alexandria Esler Regional Airport (KESF)

Lat: 31.4°NLon: 92.28°WElev: 85ft.

Overcast

63°F

17°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed SW 7 mph
Barometer 29.73 in (1006.8 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Feb 2:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Ball LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 66. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 67. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Becoming
    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Widespread frost, mainly after 1am.  Otherwise, clear, with a low around 29. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Frost

    Low: 29 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 54. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 33. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 62. West wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 66. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 67. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Widespread frost, mainly after 1am. Otherwise, clear, with a low around 29. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 54. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 33. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph after midnight.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 62. West wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 38.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 63.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Ball LA
 31.41°N 92.39°W
3:08 pm CST Feb 24, 2020
3pm CST Feb 24, 2020-6pm CST Mar 1, 2020
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database