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Severe weather and flash flooding possible Wednesday across portions of the Mississippi and Tennessee Valleys

Strong to severe storms are expected to develop across portions of the Mid-Mississippi Valley on Wednesday. A Slight Risk has been highlighted to indicate the area most likely to see supercell activity. Heavy rainfall from the Mid-Mississippi Valley into the Tennessee Valley could lead to flash flooding. Some areas could see as much as 3 inches of rainfall.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 30.54°NLon: 91.15°WElev: 69ft.

Fair

73°F

23°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1018.6 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 Jul 12:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Baton Rouge LA

  • Overnight

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 91 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Thursday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Friday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 91 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Independence Day
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 93.
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Point Forecast:
Baton Rouge LA
 30.45°N 91.12°W
1:17 am CDT Jul 1, 2015
2am CDT Jul 1, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 7, 2015
 
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