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Severe Thunderstorms in the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms are forecast for the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley this afternoon and evening; with an enhanced threat, including a chance for tornadoes, in the ArkLaTex area. High fire danger caused by hot and dry conditions, and strong winds continue in the southern Plains; while an active weather pattern keeps conditions wet with heavy mountain snows out west. Read More >

Current conditions at

Baton Rouge, Baton Rouge Metropolitan, Ryan Field (KBTR)

Lat: 30.54°NLon: 91.15°WElev: 69ft.

Mostly Cloudy

80°F

27°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed SE 16 G 24 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1019.6 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 24 Mar 3:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Baton Rouge LA

Wind Advisory until March 24, 07:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until March 24, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Fri

    Wind Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Breezy, with a south wind around 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy then
    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Breezy, with a south wind around 20 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Baton Rouge LA
 30.45°N 91.12°W
2:18 pm CDT Mar 24, 2017
4pm CDT Mar 24, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 31, 2017
 
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