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Severe Thunderstorms over the Plains, Heavy Rain Threat Continues over Portions of the Mississippi Valley

Heavy rainfall with localized flooding will remain possible over portions of the Mississippi Valley and the Plains through midweek. In addition, severe thunderstorms will be possible over the southern and central Plains. Some of the storms could contain damaging winds and large hail. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 30.54°NLon: 91.15°WElev: 69ft.

Fair

77°F

25°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.5 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 17 Aug 5:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Baton Rouge LA

Heat Advisory August 17, 09:00am until August 17, 07:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 109. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 77 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 105. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 90 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 90 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 109. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 105. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
Baton Rouge LA
 30.45°N 91.12°W
3:18 am CDT Aug 17, 2017
6am CDT Aug 17, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 23, 2017
 
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