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Heavy Rain and Severe Thunderstorms Possible in the Lower Mississippi Valley & Southeast

A few severe thunderstorms are possible over Texas, the lower Mississippi Valley, and Southeast into Sunday. Locally heavy rainfall and flash flooding may also occur in these areas. Elsewhere, rain and higher elevation snow will develop from Idaho into western Montana by Sunday evening, followed by cooling temperatures and a changeover to snow for most of the northern Rockies by Monday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ruston, Ruston Regional Airport (KRSN)

Lat: 32.51°NLon: 92.59°WElev: 312ft.

Overcast

59°F

15°C

Humidity 95%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.96 in
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Apr 8:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Ruston LA

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. West wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. West wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Ruston LA
 32.52°N 92.64°W (Elev. 348 ft)
4:30 am CDT Apr 22, 2018
8am CDT Apr 22, 2018-6pm CDT Apr 28, 2018
 
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