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Heavy Rain, Local Flooding from Gulf Coast to Southern Mid-Atlantic

A slow moving front will provide the focus for locally heavy rain from the Gulf Coast and Southeast states to the southern Mid-Atlantic on Tuesday. Localized flash flooding will be possible with the heavier thunderstorms. Also, some of these thunderstorms could produce damaging wind gusts in parts of the Southeast on Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 30.54°NLon: 91.15°WElev: 69ft.

Light Rain

71°F

22°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed SE 7 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1010.7 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 May 10:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Baton Rouge LA

Flash Flood Watch until May 23, 04:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until May 23, 04:00am

    NOW until
    4:00am Tue

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 70. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Northwest wind around 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 76. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Gradual
    Clearing

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 84.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 87.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 70. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Northwest wind around 5 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 76. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
Baton Rouge LA
 30.45°N 91.12°W
9:19 pm CDT May 22, 2017
11pm CDT May 22, 2017-6pm CDT May 29, 2017
 
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