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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 Fog/Mist

72°F

22°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 29.79 in (1008.6 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 23 May 1:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Plaquemine LA

Flash Flood Watch until May 23, 04:00am
Flood Warning until June 5, 07:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
Flood Warning
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until May 23, 04:00am
    Flood Warning until June 5, 07:00am

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Northwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 83 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 76. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 83.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 67.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 85.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Northwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. 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 66. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 76. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
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:
Plaquemine LA
 30.27°N 91.23°W
2:18 am CDT May 23, 2017
2am CDT May 23, 2017-6pm CDT May 29, 2017
 
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