Southern U.S. Severe Thunderstorm and Flash Flood Threat Sunday; Fire Weather in the West

Isolated to scattered severe thunderstorms may occur Sunday from parts of central and east Texas into the lower Mississippi Valley and Mid-South. Locally heavy rain may cause flash flooding in the lower Mississippi Valley. Elevated to critical fire weather conditions are forecast across parts of northern California and the Southwest again Sunday and Monday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ruston, Ruston Regional Airport (KRSN)

Lat: 32.51° N Lon: 92.59° W Elev: 312 ft.

Fair

73°F

23°C

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed S 16 G 22 mph
Barometer 29.95 in
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 8 May 10:55 pm CDT
Detailed forecast for

Union Parish

Tonight
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday
Slight chance of showers in the morning, then showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Some thunderstorms may be severe. Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds 10 to 15 mph with higher gusts. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Some thunderstorms may be severe in the evening. Locally heavy rainfall possible in the evening. Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Southwest winds 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
Monday
Chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Cooler. Highs in the lower 70s. Northeast winds 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
Monday Night
Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Northeast winds 5 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy. Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 60s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy. Showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the mid 50s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 60s.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 50s.
Thursday
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 70s.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s.
Friday
Mostly sunny. Highs around 80.
Friday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s.
Saturday
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 80s.



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226 PM CDT Sat May 8 2021
 
 

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