Southern Heat Continues; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain

A summer heat wave continues across much of the Southern U.S where widespread excessive heat warnings and heat advisories remain in effect. Scattered thunderstorms, some severe with damaging winds and large hail, will be possible today mainly across Montana, and from the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys into the Carolinas. Excessive rainfall from thunderstorms in these areas may lead to flash flooding. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ruston, Ruston Regional Airport (KRSN)

Lat: 32.51°NLon: 92.59°WElev: 312ft.

Mostly Cloudy

91°F

33°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 30.06 in
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index98°F (37°C)
Last update 7 Jul 12:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles ESE Bryceland LA

Heat Advisory until July 7, 07:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until July 7, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Thu

    Heat Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 106. South wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: 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 96. Heat index values as high as 106. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Hot

    High: 96 °F

  • Friday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 77 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. West wind around 5 mph.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 106. South wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 76. South wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 106. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 77. South wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. West wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 96.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75.
Tuesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 96.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles ESE Bryceland LA
 32.41°N 92.91°W (Elev. 305 ft)
12:15 pm CDT Jul 7, 2022
12pm CDT Jul 7, 2022-6pm CDT Jul 13, 2022
 
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