Ruston, LA
97
Mostly Cloudy
Feels like 107°.
Humidity: 45% Dew Point: 72°
Clouds: 75% Pressure: 29.9 in
Wind: SSW 6 mph Visability: 10 mi Conditions as of 5:28pm.
Today
98 79
Partly cloudy throughout the day.
2%   41%
6:22   8:13
Fri
95 78
Light rain starting in the evening.
32%   68%
6:23   8:12
Sat
90 78
Light rain until afternoon.
47%   61%
6:24   8:12
  • Heat Advisory
    Updated: Thu Jul-27-17 03:05pm CDT
    Effective: Thu Jul-27-17 03:05pm CDT
    Expires: Thu Jul-27-17 07:00pm CDT
    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 any time outdoors. 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. A heat advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is expected. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity will combine to create a situation in which heat illnesses are possible. Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives, neighbors, and pets.
    Message Summary: ...heat advisory remains in effect for all of the four-state area through 7 pm this evening...
    ...heat advisory remains in effect until 7 pm cdt this evening...
    * event...very hot and humid conditions will continue through late this afternoon into early evening with temperatures still in the lower to middle 90s. When combined with the humidity, heat index values could range from 105 to 109 degrees.
    * timing...these high heat index readings will occur through the early evening hours.
    * impact...heat related illnesses may become possible for those outdoors, especially when out in direct sunlight.

Next 12 Hours

6PM
95˚
Mostly Cloudy
0%
SSW 6mph
7PM
93˚
Mostly Cloudy
0%
SSW 7mph
8PM
90˚
Mostly Cloudy
0%
SSW 6mph
9PM
88˚
Partly Cloudy
0%
SSW 5mph
10PM
87˚
Partly Cloudy
0%
SSW 5mph
11PM
85˚
Partly Cloudy
0%
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12AM
84˚
Partly Cloudy
0%
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1AM
83˚
Partly Cloudy
0%
SSW 6mph
2AM
82˚
Partly Cloudy
0%
SSW 6mph
3AM
82˚
Partly Cloudy
0%
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4AM
82˚
Partly Cloudy
0%
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5AM
81˚
Mostly Cloudy
0%
SW 7mph

Weekly Summary:

Light rain tomorrow through Tuesday, with temperatures falling to 89°F on Sunday.
Fri
Jul 28
95 78
Light rain starting in the evening.
32%   68%  
Sunrise: 6:23am.  Sunset: 8:12pm.
32% 68%
Sat
Jul 29
90 78
Light rain until afternoon.
47%   61%  
Sunrise: 6:24am.  Sunset: 8:12pm.
47% 61%
Sun
Jul 30
89 68
Clear throughout the day.
0%   13%  
Sunrise: 6:24am.  Sunset: 8:11pm.
0% 13%
Mon
Jul 31
90 71
Mostly cloudy starting in the afternoon.
0%   37%  
Sunrise: 6:25am.  Sunset: 8:10pm.
0% 37%
Tue
Aug 1
91 71
Drizzle in the afternoon.
14%   39%  
Sunrise: 6:26am.  Sunset: 8:09pm.
14% 39%
Wed
Aug 2
92 73
Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
1%   76%  
Sunrise: 6:26am.  Sunset: 8:09pm.
1% 76%
Thu
Aug 3
89 74
Overcast throughout the day.
3%   94%  
Sunrise: 6:27am.  Sunset: 8:08pm.
3% 94%