Excessive Heat in the Central U.S. This Week; Monsoon Rains Return to the Southwest Late This Week

A sultry several days is expected across the central half of the U.S. as excessive heat warnings and heat advisories stretch from the northern Plains to the northwestern Gulf Coast. Flash flooding impacts will be possible across northern Utah and Colorado into southern Wyoming late this week into the weekend as monsoonal rainfall ramps back up in complex terrain, burned areas, and urban areas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ruston, Ruston Regional Airport (KRSN)

Lat: 32.51°NLon: 92.59°WElev: 312ft.

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Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSE Arcadia LA

Heat Advisory July 27, 12:00pm until July 27, 07:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 78 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm.  Increasing clouds and hot, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 110. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 95 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7pm.  Patchy fog before 2am, then patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 75. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 75 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Areas of fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 112. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Areas Fog

    High: 95 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Sunny and hot, with a high near 96.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 75.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 98.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 76.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Calm wind.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Increasing clouds and hot, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 110. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7pm. Patchy fog before 2am, then patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 75. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Areas of fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 112. Calm wind.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Calm wind.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Sunny and hot, with a high near 96.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Sunny and hot, with a high near 98.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 77.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSE Arcadia LA
 32.48°N 92.88°W (Elev. 354 ft)
5:15 am CDT Jul 27, 2021
5am CDT Jul 27, 2021-6pm CDT Aug 2, 2021
 
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