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Storms near Coushatta...Photo from Steven Walker Storms near Coushatta...Photo from Steven Walker

Monday afternoon thunderstorms packed a pretty good punch across parts of the ArkLaTex.  Heavy rain, gusty winds and lots of lightning happened in many locations.  As a result, nearly 6,000 customers were without power during the height of the storms according to SWEPCO.

Here's the weather summary:

 

 

 

 

 

Location High (Avg.=93) Low (Avg.=72) Significant Wind Gust (mph) Rainfall (Inches)
Shreveport Regional Airport 89 72 35 .29
Downtown Airport 90 72   .14
Barksdale AFB 90 37 46 .39
Blanchard 89 72   .10
Minden NA NA NA .21
Homer 92 69 21 0
Ruston 93 67   0
Winnfield 91 69 27 .07
Natchitoches 88 70 39 .68
Many 88 72   .11
Hemphill 87 71   .01
Nacogdoches 88 70 26 0
Henderson 86 70   0
Center 87 71   .18
Marshall 86 71 24 .23
Jefferson 89 70 20 .31
Mt. Pleasant 83 69 24 .29
Clarksville 81 70   0
Texarkana 87 70   .08
Idabel 86 70 32 .39
Broken Bow 85 71 22 .35
De Queen 87 72 38 .66
Prescott 88 68   0
El Dorado 93 68   0.
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