Excessive Heat in the Interior West; Monsoon Conditions in the Southwest

Dangerous heat is expected to be in place across portions of California, especially the Central Valley, and across the Interior Northwest into Friday. Heat Advisories will also be in place across the southern Plains into the Lower Mississippi River Valley. Monsoonal showers and thunderstorms may result in flash flooding and debris flows from the Four Corners region and Southwest through Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Oakdale, Allen Parish Airport (KACP)

Lat: 30.75°NLon: 92.69°WElev: 108ft.

Partly Cloudy

88°F

31°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed W 5 mph
Barometer 29.99 in
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index96°F (36°C)
Last update 16 Aug 10:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSE Pitkin LA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 102. South wind around 5 mph.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 99. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Hot

    High: 99 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  High near 93. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 72. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms then
    Showers

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 88 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 91 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 102. South wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 99. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. High near 93. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 72. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSE Pitkin LA
 30.87°N 92.88°W
6:11 am CDT Aug 16, 2022
10am CDT Aug 16, 2022-6pm CDT Aug 22, 2022
 
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