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Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain in Upper Midwest

A slow moving frontal boundary from the central Pains to the Upper Midwest will bring a potential for severe thunderstorms and heavy rain. Rain amounts of 1-3 inches, with locally heavier amounts can be expected. The threat of severe weather moves into the Ohio Valley and Northeast on Tuesday. Monsoon moisture continues to bring the threat of flash flooding to the Southwest and southern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 30.54°NLon: 91.15°WElev: 69ft.

Fair

76°F

24°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.08 in (1018.5 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Heat Index76°F (24°C)
Last update 21 Aug 5:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Baton Rouge LA

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the morning.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. East wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the morning.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. East wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
Baton Rouge LA
 30.45°N 91.12°W
5:19 am CDT Aug 21, 2017
6am CDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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