Isolated Severe Thunderstorms and Flooding Potential in the Central U.S.

Isolated strong to severe thunderstorms are possible across parts of the southern and central Plains through Saturday. Large hail and severe wind gusts are the main threats. Heavy rainfall is forecast from the western Gulf Coast into the Midwest from this weekend into early next week. New and renewed river rises are possible across portions of eastern Texas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Alexandria Esler Regional Airport (KESF)

Lat: 31.4°NLon: 92.28°WElev: 85ft.

Fair

65°F

18°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 30.26 in (1024.7 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 14 May 8:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Simmesport LA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 78. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  High near 82. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 78. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. High near 82. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Wednesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 81. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
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Point Forecast:
Simmesport LA
 30.99°N 91.82°W
5:31 am CDT May 14, 2021
9am CDT May 14, 2021-6pm CDT May 20, 2021
 
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