Ruston, LA

11:24 AM CDT on June 22, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Cooktown Community | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flash Flood Watch, Lake Wind Advisory Active Notice: Flash Flood Watch

Elev 255 ft 32.56 °N, 92.66 °W | Updated 14 seconds ago

Rain
Rain
76.8 °F
Feels Like 77 °F
N
6.5
Wind Variable Wind from West
Gusts 11.2 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.70 in
Visibility 5.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 900 ft
Mostly Cloudy 1400 ft
Overcast 2100 ft
Heat Index 77 °F
Dew Point 76 °F
Humidity 96%
Rainfall 1.06 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:03 AM 8:21 PM
Waning Crescent, 3% visible
METAR KRSN 221615Z AUTO 09007KT 5SM RA SCT009 BKN014 OVC021 25/24 A2970 RMK AO2 P0005 T02480236
Pressure 29.70 in
Visibility 5.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 900 ft
Mostly Cloudy 1400 ft
Overcast 2100 ft
Heat Index 77 °F
Dew Point 76 °F
Humidity 96%
Rainfall 1.06 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:03 AM 8:21 PM
Waning Crescent, 3% visible
METAR KRSN 221615Z AUTO 09007KT 5SM RA SCT009 BKN014 OVC021 25/24 A2970 RMK AO2 P0005 T02480236

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Watches & Warnings

Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 10:22 AM CDT Jun. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Friday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Arkansas, Louisiana, and Texas, including the
following areas, in Arkansas, Columbia, Lafayette, and Union.
In Louisiana, Bienville, Bossier, Caddo, Caldwell, Claiborne,
De Soto, Grant, Jackson, La Salle, Lincoln, Natchitoches,
Ouachita, Red River, Sabine, Union, Webster, and Winn. In
Texas, Angelina, Cherokee, Gregg, Harrison, Marion,
Nacogdoches, Panola, Rusk, Sabine, San Augustine, and Shelby.

* Through Friday morning

* Tropical Depression Cindy will continue to provide periods of
locally heavy rainfall. Widespread heavy rainfall of two to four
inches is expected through Friday morning, with isolated higher
amounts of five inches possible.

* Flooding of roads, low lying and poor drainage areas will be
possible. If encountering flooded roadways, remember to turn
around, don't drown.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.





Lake Wind Advisory
Issued: 5:38 AM CDT Jun. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Lake Wind Advisory remains in effect until 7 PM CDT this
evening...

* event... sustained winds between 15 and 25 mph with gusts
between 30 and 40 mph, associated with Tropical Storm Cindy,
will affect portions of east and northeast Texas and north
Louisiana.

* Timing... through 7 PM CDT this evening.

* Impact... boaters should exercise caution on area lakes and
waterways due to rough chop, which can capsize small craft.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A lake Wind Advisory indicates that winds will cause rough chop
on area lakes. Small boats will be especially prone to capsizing.



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