Wet Weather in the Central Gulf Coast and Pacific Northwest; Critical Fire Weather Threat in the West

Locally heavy rainfall continue to bring flash flooding along the central Gulf Coast from southeast Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle. A strong cold front will bring heavy rain, winds, cooler temperatures, and possibly high elevation snow to the Northwest through the weekend. Widespread critical fire weather due to dry, gusty winds is forecast from the Great Basin into the northern Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Alexandria, Alexandria International Airport (KAEX)

Lat: 31.33°NLon: 92.56°WElev: 89ft.

A Few Clouds

89°F

32°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1015.0 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index96°F (36°C)
Last update 18 Sep 1:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Alexandria International Airport LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Patchy fog before 8am. High near 86. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog
    then Showers

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 70. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 80. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Southeast wind around 5 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Calm wind.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Patchy fog before 8am. High near 86. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 80. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 55.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 54.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Alexandria International Airport LA
 31.34°N 92.56°W
12:26 pm CDT Sep 18, 2021
2pm CDT Sep 18, 2021-6pm CDT Sep 24, 2021
 
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