Summer Heat Continues For Several Spots, While Severe Storms With Torrential Rainfall Will Threaten The Northeast into Mid-Atlantic Region

More summer heat is expected for parts of the West, South and Northeast before focusing over the southern Plains later this week. Excessive Heat Warnings are in effect for parts of the West, while Heat Advisories blanket each region. A strong cold front will clash with a hot, very moist air mass for afternoon/evening severe storms w/ high winds and intense rainfall from the Northeast to Mid-Atl. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ruston, Ruston Regional Airport (KRSN)

Lat: 32.51°NLon: 92.59°WElev: 312ft.

Fair

95°F

35°C

Humidity 36%
Wind Speed SW 6 mph
Barometer 30.00 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Heat Index97°F (36°C)
Last update 17 Jul 5:55 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles ESE Bryceland LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 93. West wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Heat index values as high as 107. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning.

    Hot

    High: 100 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 77. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 77 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 100.

    Hot

    High: 100 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 100.

    Hot

    High: 100 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. West wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Heat index values as high as 107. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 77. South wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 100.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77.
Saturday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 100.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77.
Sunday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 99.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77.
Monday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 100.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 98.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles ESE Bryceland LA
 32.41°N 92.91°W (Elev. 305 ft)
3:18 pm CDT Jul 17, 2018
6pm CDT Jul 17, 2018-6pm CDT Jul 24, 2018
 
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