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Severe Thunderstorms & Heavy Rain in the Plains/Midwest; Clouds and Rain Threaten Eclipse Viewing for Some

While much of the nation observes today's eclipse, clouds threaten to obscure the view in parts of the Plains, Midwest, Mid-Atlantic, Southwest, and Southeast states. The weather could be more than just a nuisance in the north-central Plains and Midwest where scattered severe storms are possible this afternoon and evening. Very large hail, damaging wind gusts, and flash floods are possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 30.54°NLon: 91.15°WElev: 69ft.

Mostly Cloudy

78°F

26°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed E 9 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1018.2 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 21 Aug 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Plaquemine LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. East wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 91 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 92.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. East wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 92.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 93.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 73.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Plaquemine LA
 30.27°N 91.23°W
7:18 pm CDT Aug 21, 2017
7pm CDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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