Mississippi Valley Summer Heat Wave; Severe Thunderstorms and Flooding Possible to the North

A dangerous summer heat wave will continue much of the Plains, Mid/Lower Mississippi Valley, Southeast U.S. today and Thursday. Areas of severe thunderstorms may occur today and again on Thursday from parts of the northern/central Rockies and High Plains into the Ohio Valley and Carolinas. Excessive rainfall over similar areas may bring flash flooding today and Thursday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Natchitoches, Natchitoches Regional Airport (KIER)

Lat: 31.74°NLon: 93.1°WElev: 121ft.

Fair

90°F

32°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 30.03 in
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index100°F (38°C)
Last update 6 Jul 10:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NE Verda LA

Heat Advisory until July 6, 07:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until July 6, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Wed

    Heat Advisory

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 106. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 105. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 76. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 77.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 77 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 99.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 99 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 106. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 105. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76. South wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 77.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 99.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NE Verda LA
 31.69°N 92.76°W (Elev. 151 ft)
10:17 am CDT Jul 6, 2022
11am CDT Jul 6, 2022-6pm CDT Jul 12, 2022
 
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