Western Heat Wave Continues; Watching the Gulf of Mexico

A dangerous heat wave will continue to bring record temperatures to much of the West through this week. A tropical disturbance in the southwest Gulf of Mexico will likely form into a tropical depression late this week over the central or northwestern Gulf of Mexico. Heavy rain could begin to impact portions of the northern Gulf Coast on Friday. 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

72°F

22°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.04 in
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Jun 3:15 am CDT
Detailed forecast for

Jackson Parish

Today
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 90s. Northeast winds 5 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 60s. East winds 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 90s. East winds 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear. Lows around 70. East winds 5 mph becoming light and variable.
Friday
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 90s. Southeast winds 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the lower 70s. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
Saturday
Cloudy. Showers and isolated thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.
Saturday Night
Cloudy. Showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.
Sunday
Cloudy. Showers and isolated thunderstorms in the morning, then showers likely and isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 80s. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.
Sunday Night
Becoming mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.
Monday
Becoming mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s.



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220 AM CDT Wed Jun 16 2021
 
 

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