Ruston, LA
89
Clear
Feels like 95°.
Humidity: 54% Dew Point: 71°
Clouds: 7% Pressure: 29.84 in
Wind: SSE 8 mph Visability: 10 mi Conditions as of 9:28pm
Today
102 78
Humid and partly cloudy throughout the day.
2%   30%
6:18   8:17
Sat
102 78
Partly cloudy throughout the day.
4%   40%
6:18   8:17
Sun
101 78
Partly cloudy throughout the day.
4%   39%
6:19   8:16
  • Heat Advisory - Click for Details
    Updated: Thu Jul-19-18 08:07pm UTC
    Effective: Thu Jul-19-18 08:07pm UTC
    Expires: Fri Jul-20-18 04:00pm UTC
    Severity: Minor
    Urgency: Expected
    Certainty: Likely
    Status: Actual
    Type: Alert
    Category: Met
    Areas affected: Bienville; Bossier; Caddo; Caldwell; Claiborne; De Soto; Grant; Jackson; La Salle; Lincoln; Natchitoches; Ouachita; Red River; Sabine; Union; Webster; Winn
    Instructions: Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When possible, reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke. Wear light weight and loose fitting clothing when possible and drink plenty of water. Anyone overcome by heat should be moved to a cool and shaded location. Heat stroke is an emergency, call 9 1 1. An excessive heat warning means that a prolonged period of dangerously hot temperatures will occur. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity will combine to create a dangerous situation in which heat illnesses are likely. Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors. Young children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles under any circumstances. This is especially true during warm or hot weather when car interiors can reach lethal temperatures in a matter of minutes.
    Message Summary: ...a heat advisory remains in effect for the entire four state region until 11 am cdt friday. The advisory has been upgraded to an excessive heat warning for the entire four state region from 11 am until 8 pm cdt friday....
    .the combination of hot afternoon temperatures and high relative humidity values will result in heat index values between 105 and 110 degrees until early this evening and above 110 degrees from late friday morning until early friday evening.
    ...heat advisory remains in effect until 11 am cdt friday and has been upgraded to an excessive heat warning from 11 am to 8 pm cdt friday...
    The national weather service in shreveport is continuing a heat advisory until 11 am cdt friday and has upgraded the advisory to an excessive heat warning from 11 am to 8 pm cdt friday.
    * event...daytime temperatures in the lower 100s and high humidity will result in maximum heat index values of at least 110 degrees on friday.
    * timing...heat index values should fall below 105 degrees early this evening, but will climb up to and over 110 degrees late friday morning before temperatures gradually cool early friday evening.
    * impact...heat related illnesses will be possible for those involved in outdoor activities and home bound persons without air conditioning or circulated air.
  • Excessive Heat Warning - Click for Details
    Updated: Thu Jul-19-18 08:07pm UTC
    Effective: Fri Jul-20-18 04:00pm UTC
    Expires: Sat Jul-21-18 01:00am UTC
    Severity: Moderate
    Urgency: Expected
    Certainty: Likely
    Status: Actual
    Type: Alert
    Category: Met
    Areas affected: Bienville; Bossier; Caddo; Caldwell; Claiborne; De Soto; Grant; Jackson; La Salle; Lincoln; Natchitoches; Ouachita; Red River; Sabine; Union; Webster; Winn
    Instructions: Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When possible, reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke. Wear light weight and loose fitting clothing when possible and drink plenty of water. Anyone overcome by heat should be moved to a cool and shaded location. Heat stroke is an emergency, call 9 1 1. An excessive heat warning means that a prolonged period of dangerously hot temperatures will occur. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity will combine to create a dangerous situation in which heat illnesses are likely. Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors. Young children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles under any circumstances. This is especially true during warm or hot weather when car interiors can reach lethal temperatures in a matter of minutes.
    Message Summary: ...a heat advisory remains in effect for the entire four state region until 11 am cdt friday. The advisory has been upgraded to an excessive heat warning for the entire four state region from 11 am until 8 pm cdt friday....
    .the combination of hot afternoon temperatures and high relative humidity values will result in heat index values between 105 and 110 degrees until early this evening and above 110 degrees from late friday morning until early friday evening.
    ...heat advisory remains in effect until 11 am cdt friday and has been upgraded to an excessive heat warning from 11 am to 8 pm cdt friday...
    The national weather service in shreveport is continuing a heat advisory until 11 am cdt friday and has upgraded the advisory to an excessive heat warning from 11 am to 8 pm cdt friday.
    * event...daytime temperatures in the lower 100s and high humidity will result in maximum heat index values of at least 110 degrees on friday.
    * timing...heat index values should fall below 105 degrees early this evening, but will climb up to and over 110 degrees late friday morning before temperatures gradually cool early friday evening.
    * impact...heat related illnesses will be possible for those involved in outdoor activities and home bound persons without air conditioning or circulated air.

Next 12 Hours

10PM
88˚
Clear
0% rain
S 7mph
11PM
85˚
Clear
0% rain
S 6mph
12AM
84˚
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SSW 6mph
1AM
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2AM
82˚
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1% rain
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3AM
81˚
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1% rain
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4AM
80˚
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1% rain
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5AM
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6AM
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7AM
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8AM
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9AM
84˚
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0% rain
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Weekly Summary:

Light rain today, with high temperatures peaking at 102°F on Saturday.
Fri
Jul 20
102 78
Humid and partly cloudy throughout the day.
2%   30%  
Sunrise: 6:18am.  Sunset: 8:17pm.
2% 30%
Sat
Jul 21
102 78
Partly cloudy throughout the day.
4%   40%  
Sunrise: 6:18am.  Sunset: 8:17pm.
4% 40%
Sun
Jul 22
101 78
Partly cloudy throughout the day.
4%   39%  
Sunrise: 6:19am.  Sunset: 8:16pm.
4% 39%
Mon
Jul 23
97 78
Mostly cloudy until evening.
4%   55%  
Sunrise: 6:20am.  Sunset: 8:16pm.
4% 55%
Tue
Jul 24
90 73
Mostly cloudy until evening.
0%   53%  
Sunrise: 6:20am.  Sunset: 8:15pm.
0% 53%
Wed
Jul 25
89 74
Partly cloudy starting in the evening and humid throughout the day.
35%   12%  
Sunrise: 6:21am.  Sunset: 8:14pm.
35% 12%
Thu
Jul 26
90 72
Humid throughout the day.
15%   4%  
Sunrise: 6:22am.  Sunset: 8:14pm.
15% 4%