Friday morning the National Weather Service in Shreveport issued an advisory for stormy weather today and tonight. Here is their statement:
Strong to severe storms expected across portions of the area this afternoon, and possibly continuing through the overnight hours tonight into Saturday morning. Locally heavy rainfall will also be possible, which could result in isolated flash flooding.
Showers & thunderstorms will be on the increase today in wake of a warm front & ahead of an approaching cold front. Storms could be severe along with locally heavy rainfall. High temperatures today will range from the mid to upper 60s north to lower 70s south of Interstate 20.