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Severe thunderstorms likely from the Midwest to the Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging winds, very large hail, and a few strong tornadoes are likely today and tonight from the Midwest to the lower Mississippi Valley region. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall and flooding of low lying areas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Bastrop, Morehouse Memorial Airport (KBQP)

Lat: 32.76°NLon: 91.88°WElev: 167ft.

Overcast

82°F

28°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed S 10 G 26 mph
Barometer 29.54 in
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 26 Apr 2:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Bastrop LA

Wind Advisory until April 26, 09:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until April 26, 09:00pm

    NOW until
    9:00pm Wed

    Wind Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 4am. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 51. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 77. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Becoming
    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. South wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms.  Low around 70. South southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 4am. Some of the storms could be severe and produce heavy rainfall. Low around 51. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 77. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. South wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 70. South southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 76. West southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Bastrop LA
 32.78°N 91.91°W
2:15 pm CDT Apr 26, 2017
2pm CDT Apr 26, 2017-6pm CDT May 2, 2017
 
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